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Alibi canvass – Hilton Burns

Investigators talked to acquaintances and co-workers to learn more about Dr. Burns.

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Alibi canvass – James Mendoza

Investigators spoke to Dr. Mendoza's wife and some hospital personnel to learn more about him.

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Canvass – YGC employees

The detectives interviewed Veronica's co-workers to learn about her relationships and recent demeanor.

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Canvass – Veronica Smith's friends

YCSD investigators talked to Veronica's friends and acquaintances to gather information about her.

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Michael O'Connor bio

Some say Michael has never forgiven his brother, George, for marrying Veronica Smith.

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Michael O'Connor interview

The detectives spoke with Michael O'Connor about his history with his sister-in-law.

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Places of Interest

Investigators compiled a map showing Yoknapatawpha County locations relevant to the investigation.

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Veronica Smith's cell phone records

YCSD investigators obtained Veronica’s cell phone usage details for the days before her death.

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Will Sands bio

Will has been a popular bartender at The Roadhouse for years.

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Will Sands interview

Will tends bar at The Roadhouse, where Veronica had drinks with friends the night she died.

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