Dark Bayou: Infamous Louisiana Homicides by Alan G. Gauthreaux,D.G. Hippensteel

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By Alan G. Gauthreaux,D.G. Hippensteel

This assortment chronicles the main mysterious, strange and infrequently neglected homicides in Louisiana background. Drawing on modern files and, the place to be had, the memories of these who supply a coherent model of the proof, those enchanting stories element many of the extra ugly episodes: the increase of the 1st Mafia godfather within the usa; the homicide of 2 New Orleans police chiefs; the brutal homicide of a well-known New Orleans madam; the tale of a good younger girl who “accidentally” poisoned her more youthful sister and is a suspect in different family members deaths; the ritual killing of blacks in southwestern Louisiana and jap Texas; the mysterious loss of life of a tender housewife which nonetheless generates debate; and the dying of an area big name who believed in his personal invincibility.

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