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Solving murders in Yoknapatawpha County, Mississippi since 1995. Examine the evidence and solve the case.

40 years later, how did Det. McPhail feel about the Izard investigation?

Detective Jack McPhail

Jack McPhail interview

Jack McPhail biography
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Investigation Day 6 — After reviewing the 1958 case files, Detective Nelson went to talk to Jack McPhail, now retired, about the investigation.

Did Detective McPhail have anything to add to what was in the official file?

Has his opinion of the most likely suspect(s) changed?

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Can one of her foster parents tell us more about Doris as a kid?

Huey James

Huey James interview

Investigation Day 7 — In 1998, Detective Nelson tracked down one of Doris Hammack's former foster parents to learn more about Doris as a child.

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Did Doris's former caseworker have any insights into her background?

Nina Bardwell

Nina L. Bardwell interview

Investigation Day 7 — In 1998, Detective Nelson talked to Doris Hammack's former Social Services caseworker to learn more about Doris's history.

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Who was Beatrice Carmichael before we met her in 1998?

Beatrice Carmichael

Beatrice Carmichael biography
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Investigation Day 12 — Beatrice Carmichael was an ailing and perhaps bitter woman when we met her in 1998.

Who was she before life and disappointment had beaten her down?

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What did Elbert Warren have to say about being a murder suspect for 40 years?

Elbert Warren

Elbert Warren interview

Investigation Day 7 — In 1998, Detective Nelson talked to Elbert Warren, who had been Det. McPhail's prime suspect in 1958.

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