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Incident report

Emergency Services received a 911 call reporting a death at a County Road 288 residence.

Excerpt of a poster for the movie "Death to the Revelers"

Press kit photos

Investigators found photos of the cast and crew of the movie the victim was shooting.

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Teddy Zeboe bio

Teddy is determined to make it as a film actor and director.

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Teddy Zeboe interview

The detectives talked to the man who confessed to killing Dalton Kimbrough.

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Gwen Carver bio

Gwen is a theater major with dreams of becoming a star.

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Gwen Carver interview

The detectives spoke to Dalton's girlfriend and lead actress, who also found his body.

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Alonzo Marquez bio

Alonzo worked in the film business in Hollywood before he ended up on Dalton's movie set.

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Alonzo Marquez interview

The detectives questioned the man who initially claimed to have found the body.

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Roy Whistle bio

When he was younger, Roy sometimes failed to rein in his mischievous tendencies.

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Roy Whistle interview

The detectives had a talk with the actor who played the villain in Dalton's film.

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David Woolworth bio

Dave has been a respected if eccentric professor at Ole Miss for more than a decade.

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David Woolworth interview

Dave has been a respected if eccentric professor at Ole Miss for more than a decade.

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Evidence inventory

CSU provided a preliminary inventory of evidence collected from the lodge.

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Crime scene location

Investigators mapped the location of the lodge in relation to the City of Oxford.

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Film director slain

The Crime Beat reports: Captive cast and crew freed by filmmaker's death.

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Script treatment

Investigators found a synopsis of the movie the cast and crew were shooting.

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Dalton Kimbrough bio

Born in Jackson and briefly enrolled at Ole Miss years ago, Dalton returned to Oxford last year.

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Script excerpt

The detectives reviewed the script for the first scene of Dalton's movie.

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Film journal excerpt

Investigators reviewed part of a journal Dalton wrote about the making of his film.

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McPhail messages

Johnny McPhail's wife shared with investigations some messages she received from her husband.

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Kayla Mathis bio

After a traumatic childhood incident, Kayla has done her best to bounce back.

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Kayla Mathis interview

The detectives talked to Kayla about her experiences with Dalton Kimbrough.

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Angry email

Investigators discovered an interesting message among Dalton's papers.

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Producer's contract

Investigators found a contract related to the funding of Dalton's film among his papers.

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Johnny McPhail bio

An accountant by trade, Johnny has worked in various film and stage productions over the years.

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