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Forum: Hutchinson, George Yesterday, 10:14 AM
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Plus the fact that all the recent murder victims...

Plus the fact that all the recent murder victims had apparently been discovered very shortly after their killer had departed. News of Kelly's murder would not have entered anyone's consciousness...
Forum: Hutchinson, George Yesterday, 09:29 AM
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Hi Ben, I've been trying to explore why Hutch...

Hi Ben,

I've been trying to explore why Hutch the Ripper would have invented those extra details for the press, knowing that the police could - and almost certainly would - check for themselves and...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles Yesterday, 08:12 AM
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Posted By caz
Hi HS, If Lechmere had walked calmly away from...

Hi HS,

If Lechmere had walked calmly away from the scene [guilty or innocent] before Robert Paul arrived, we could now have a situation whereby nobody would ever have heard of Lechmere or Cross, and...
Forum: Hutchinson, George Yesterday, 06:47 AM
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Hi HS, I realise you were addressing Abby and...

Hi HS,

I realise you were addressing Abby and applying this to Flash Harry as a suspect, but doesn't it also apply to Hutch? Why would he have sniffed round Kelly's room - a prostitute he later...
Forum: Hutchinson, George Yesterday, 06:02 AM
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Posted By caz
I disagree. What kind of idiot... etc etc?...

I disagree. What kind of idiot... etc etc? :)

Plus, what kind of idiot would have worn all that flashy gear, knowing his intentions were to get down and dirty and rip Kelly to shreds? How would he...
Forum: Hutchinson, George Yesterday, 05:51 AM
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Posted By caz
Hi HS, I would suggest that if Flash Harry...

Hi HS,

I would suggest that if Flash Harry existed, he was not the killer but Kelly naturally jumped at the chance to pick up someone just like him, knowing the rent man was due in the morning....
Forum: Hutchinson, George Yesterday, 04:32 AM
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Posted By caz
Hi Abby, If we could take a step back for a...

Hi Abby,

If we could take a step back for a minute and imagine Hutch was just a reluctant witness with a story to tell, we could compare his claimed reactions with those of Robert Paul, in the wake...
Forum: Hutchinson, George 08-14-2018, 10:42 AM
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Posted By caz
Hi Abby, Catching up - slowly - with this...

Hi Abby,

Catching up - slowly - with this thread. You are dead right: boy does he want to get involved when he finally shows up! But what can we take from this?

Would he have thrown caution to the...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 08-14-2018, 09:09 AM
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Posted By caz
A pertinent observation, HS. He'd have needed to...

A pertinent observation, HS.

He'd have needed to avoid like the plague being connected with any of his subsequent murder scenes, after his very public appearance in Buck's Row, yet he supposedly...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 08-14-2018, 08:34 AM
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Posted By caz
His next priority would have been to kill again...

His next priority would have been to kill again the very next weekend on his way to work without being seen or recognised near the scene this time - or at any time in the future whenever he fancied...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 08-14-2018, 07:49 AM
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Posted By caz
Hi HS, I think a point to make here is that a...

Hi HS,

I think a point to make here is that a guilty Lechmere could have had no idea that the police did not find this of interest, and were not going to keep an eye on him and his movements over...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 08-14-2018, 07:09 AM
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Posted By caz
Tim Evans and 'Wearside Jack' the hoaxer were...

Tim Evans and 'Wearside Jack' the hoaxer were wrongly put in the frame as easy targets. The latter was finally brought to justice for the crime he did commit, but the former was denied justice and...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 08-14-2018, 06:37 AM
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Posted By caz
That's a fair question, Trevor. But for a fairer...

That's a fair question, Trevor.

But for a fairer comparison, any such serial killer should also have been active before fingerprints, DNA, CCTV or the victim's blood [they couldn't even distinguish...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 08-14-2018, 06:05 AM
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Posted By caz
But Lechmere didn't hide his true identity by...

But Lechmere didn't hide his true identity by using the name Cross! He could have been traced by the police at any time with the information he freely gave them. He identified himself as the witness...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 08-14-2018, 05:44 AM
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Posted By caz
Ah, but if he was a psychopath, HS, he'd have...

Ah, but if he was a psychopath, HS, he'd have been a stranger to panic and his idea of fun would have been to stick around and see just how many people he could fool without the slightest mishap....
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 08-14-2018, 05:33 AM
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Posted By caz
Yeah, great advantage that, Fish. Calling...

Yeah, great advantage that, Fish. Calling yourself Cross after your stepdad and getting yourself suspected in the 21st century of several ghastly murders because this is claimed to be an 'anomaly'....
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 08-14-2018, 04:50 AM
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Posted By caz
Yes, but would they have missed it if Christie...

Yes, but would they have missed it if Christie had lied to a policeman, claiming a fellow officer was currently in his back yard, where his dog had just been burying a bone?

Don't think so...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 08-14-2018, 04:23 AM
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Posted By caz
Hi Fish, Was it not recently discovered that a...

Hi Fish,

Was it not recently discovered that a Charles Cross, carman working for Pickfords, had been involved in a fatal collision with a child back in 1876? The verdict on that earlier occasion was...
Forum: Pub Talk 08-13-2018, 09:47 AM
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Posted By caz
He'll have a long wait. :smug:

He'll have a long wait. :smug:
Forum: Hutchinson, George 08-02-2018, 07:38 AM
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Posted By caz
The problem with this, Gareth, is that he put...

The problem with this, Gareth, is that he put himself near the crime scene for a full three-quarters of an hour, between approximately 2.15 and 3 am, and didn't report hearing any cries of "Murder"....
Forum: Hutchinson, George 08-02-2018, 07:01 AM
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Posted By caz
We are back to the old 'bravado versus self...

We are back to the old 'bravado versus self preservation' conundrum here, rj. If Hutch injected himself into his own investigation and did all this out of sheer bravado, why did he stop there, as you...
Forum: Hutchinson, George 08-02-2018, 06:05 AM
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Posted By caz
But you see, Darryl, this can work the other way....

But you see, Darryl, this can work the other way. If Hutch's failure to come forward earlier was for some sinister reason, and especially if he invented the man with Kelly, he could so easily have...
Forum: Hutchinson, George 08-02-2018, 04:53 AM
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Posted By caz
What Hutch said about the man keeping his head...

What Hutch said about the man keeping his head down with his hat over his eyes [whether it was true or not] is proof positive that he'd have known to do exactly the same thing if he had been the...
Forum: Hutchinson, George 08-01-2018, 10:30 AM
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Posted By caz
Only just caught this, rj, and have yet to read...

Only just caught this, rj, and have yet to read Ben's response(s) in full.

But yes, I don't get why Hutch the ripper would a) not only need to hang around his latest crime scene for that length of...
Forum: Hutchinson, George 07-31-2018, 10:57 AM
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Posted By caz
Hi Jon, The problem is that those who want them...

Hi Jon,

The problem is that those who want them to have been friends, to make it seem suspicious that he left it three days, are depending on Hutch telling the truth about certain aspects of his...
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