After children find only the torso of her missing husband, John, Evelyn is arrested for his murder. In s Hamilton, Ontario, after her husband's corpse is discovered in the woods without its head or limbs, beautiful would-be socialite Evelyn Dick Kathleen Robertson is arrested by Canadian police for the murder. Her ever-changing jailhouse testimony leads Inspector Woods Callum Keith Rennie in various directions as the devoted detective tries to piece together a coherent chain of events and motives. But once Dick's manipulative mother Brenda Fricker is implicated in the scheme, Dick's story changes again, this time with twist that leads to a tragic denouement. Her future in grave danger—her sentence could be death by hanging—Dick hires attorney J.
Story of murderer Evelyn Dick enthralled and enraged Hamilton
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He later attained an office position that gave him access to company revenues. Her father indulged too much in alcohol, and her mother demonstrated a wicked temper. Her parents considered her too fragile to be out playing on the streets. Rumours abounded that Donald was dipping into the coffers of the HSR. They lived very well, always had huge sums in the bank and would send Evelyn shopping with handfuls of nickels, the fee collected for a fare in those days. With parental encouragement, Evelyn tried hard to become recognized in the finer circles in town.
75 years later: The endless fascination with Evelyn Dick
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After children find only the torso of her missing husband, John, Evelyn After children find only the torso of her missing husband, John, Evelyn is arrested for his murder. The head and limbs had been sawed from his body and evidence t The head and limbs had been sawed from his body and evidence that they had been burned in the furnace of her home she and her adolescent daughter share Read all.