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Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles Today, 08:25 AM
Replies: 208
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Posted By Harry D
Shooting himself in the foot there, if he was the...

Shooting himself in the foot there, if he was the killer, no?
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles Today, 04:53 AM
Replies: 208
Views: 5,035
Posted By Harry D
Yes, Lechmere is standing over the freshly killed...

Yes, Lechmere is standing over the freshly killed Nichols when he hears footsteps approaching in the distance. Having done his dirty work in lowlight, not knowing if his clothes were bloodstained,...
Forum: Non-Fiction Today, 04:37 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,096
Posted By Harry D
Most of the other suspects have been exhausted to...

Most of the other suspects have been exhausted to death. Lechmere, on the other hand, is a relatively new name. Lechmere admittedly has more legs than some of the other names put forward down the...
Forum: Mary Jane Kelly Today, 04:11 AM
Replies: 809
Views: 96,016
Posted By Harry D
Trevor, you did not answer my question: if the...

Trevor, you did not answer my question: if the killer's motive was not to harvest internal organs, why were Chapman & Eddowes splayed open instead of just mutilated like Nichols, McKenzie?
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles Yesterday, 01:09 PM
Replies: 208
Views: 5,035
Posted By Harry D
Which six would that be? Not with a...

Which six would that be?



Not with a suspect-based theorist, no. It's an exercise in futility.



Lechmere's a suspect?
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles Yesterday, 12:59 PM
Replies: 208
Views: 5,035
Posted By Harry D
We also have the same for Robert Paul, he was...

We also have the same for Robert Paul, he was travelling down Buck's Row that morning, and his work route took him past Hanbury Street. There was nothing exceptional about Lechmere in that respect....
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles Yesterday, 12:28 PM
Replies: 208
Views: 5,035
Posted By Harry D
You have Lechmere "tied" to Buck's Row...

You have Lechmere "tied" to Buck's Row and possibly Hanbury Street (depending on TOD). What about the rest? Those are what we call tenuous.



How many serial killers are found standing alone by a...
Forum: Mary Jane Kelly Yesterday, 04:54 AM
Replies: 809
Views: 96,016
Posted By Harry D
Not strange. Those victims were splayed open by...

Not strange. Those victims were splayed open by the killer to give access to the internal organs.

Answer me this, Trevor, if organ harvesting was not the result of an escalating serial killer, and...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles Yesterday, 04:29 AM
Replies: 208
Views: 5,035
Posted By Harry D
Let's not forget that the murders took place...

Let's not forget that the murders took place within a relatively small area of approximately one square mile. Therefore, any overlap or connection between the carman's work routes and familial...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 11-10-2018, 03:00 AM
Replies: 208
Views: 5,035
Posted By Harry D
Didn't Robert Paul's work route also take him...

Didn't Robert Paul's work route also take him past two of the murder sites (Buck's Row & Hanbury Street)?
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 11-10-2018, 02:56 AM
Replies: 523
Views: 132,490
Posted By Harry D
Practice what you preach. You considered Carl...

Practice what you preach.

You considered Carl Feigenbaum a suspect: a man who cannot be definitively placed in Whitechapel during the murders and whose only known murder bore no post-mortem...
Forum: Non-Fiction 11-09-2018, 09:03 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,096
Posted By Harry D
Pre-ordered myself a copy. Hope it's...

Pre-ordered myself a copy. Hope it's well-researched and the next best thing to Ms Arif writing it.
Forum: Mary Jane Kelly 11-08-2018, 03:35 AM
Replies: 809
Views: 96,016
Posted By Harry D
Mary Kelly only has more mystery because we're...

Mary Kelly only has more mystery because we're not sure who she really was, which lends itself to all kinds of imaginative theories regarding her murder.

Mary Kelly was younger
Mary Kelly was...
Forum: Mary Jane Kelly 11-08-2018, 12:58 AM
Replies: 809
Views: 96,016
Posted By Harry D
The viscera were found in various parts viz: the...

The viscera were found in various parts viz: the uterus and kidneys with one breast under the head, the other breast by the right foot, the liver between the feet, the intestines by the right side...
Forum: Pub Talk 11-07-2018, 06:23 AM
Replies: 377
Views: 20,642
Posted By Harry D
Anyone who gets involved in politics is a...

Anyone who gets involved in politics is a fool.
Quit believing that voting for your favourite puppet makes any difference.
Forum: Mary Jane Kelly 11-07-2018, 06:22 AM
Replies: 809
Views: 96,016
Posted By Harry D
Then why did he cut out her entrails and appear...

Then why did he cut out her entrails and appear to position them almost ritualistically?
Forum: Scene of the Crimes 11-07-2018, 06:12 AM
Replies: 347
Views: 11,009
Posted By Harry D
Then do you concede that Lechmere's behaviour...

Then do you concede that Lechmere's behaviour (i.e. approaching Paul, alerting a policeman, attending the inquest, and volunteering his personal details) are congruent with an innocent witness?
Forum: Other Mysteries 11-06-2018, 10:14 AM
Replies: 2,702
Views: 381,991
Posted By Harry D
But let's say Wallace & Mr. X conspire to...

But let's say Wallace & Mr. X conspire to make the call while Wallace is at the club, then there's no message for Beatty pass on, the details of the call would only be relayed between Wallace & Mr X....
Forum: Mary Jane Kelly 11-06-2018, 07:12 AM
Replies: 809
Views: 96,016
Posted By Harry D
Hello CD, When I made this post (four years ago?...

Hello CD,

When I made this post (four years ago? crikey!), I must admit to playing devil's advocate. I have little doubt that the same individual who killed Nichols, Chapman & Eddowes was behind...
Forum: Other Mysteries 11-06-2018, 07:03 AM
Replies: 2,702
Views: 381,991
Posted By Harry D
On the other hand, the conspirators may have...

On the other hand, the conspirators may have preferred a witness to corroborate Qualtrough's phonecall, otherwise it could be argued it was an unrelated phone call that Wallace used for an alibi on...
Forum: Scene of the Crimes 11-06-2018, 03:05 AM
Replies: 347
Views: 11,009
Posted By Harry D
No worries. Good to be on the same wavelength....

No worries. Good to be on the same wavelength. :)

When I say it's a tautology I mean in the respect that Lechmere approached the first passer-by, notified a policeman, attended the inquest,...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 11-05-2018, 04:41 AM
Replies: 257
Views: 19,116
Posted By Harry D
And what about the other unsolved murders that...

And what about the other unsolved murders that happened during this period? Did they require a killer with inside knowledge of the police, or did the same factors that contributed to the Ripper's...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 11-05-2018, 04:20 AM
Replies: 257
Views: 19,116
Posted By Harry D
With respect, I haven't seen a convincing...

With respect, I haven't seen a convincing argument yet that the killer was fuzz. How did he remain one step ahead of the police? Mostly luck, opportunism, and a police force that were unequipped for...
Forum: Scene of the Crimes 11-05-2018, 04:07 AM
Replies: 347
Views: 11,009
Posted By Harry D
It all depends on the level of risk involved....

It all depends on the level of risk involved. Like I said, Lechmere wasn't to know if his clothes carried bloodstains, and presumably he still had the murder weapon on him. For all he knew, it was a...
Forum: Scene of the Crimes 11-05-2018, 03:19 AM
Replies: 347
Views: 11,009
Posted By Harry D
A killer caught in the act is going to one of...

A killer caught in the act is going to one of three things:
a) make a run for it
b) try to bluff it out
c) kill the witness

In the scenario proposed, however, Lechmere was not caught in the act. He...
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