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Moors body discovered

Moors body discovered
News report; Interview
TX Date
6 Jul 1987
Year of production
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Report on the Moors murderer Myra Hindley confessing to the murder and providing the police with new information on two of the victims, Pauline Reade and Keith Bennett, leading to the discovery of Reade’s body on Saddleworth Moor. Hindley’s lawyer, Michael Fisher, explains why is it has been difficult for her to tell the truth about her involvement; Chief Constable James Anderton commends Detective Chief Superintendent Peter Topping who is leading the investigaton who himself denies any deal has been done with Hindley or Ian Brady for information. Male reporter not identified.
James Anderton; Michael Fisher; Peter Topping
Murderers; Myra Hindley; Criminal investigation; Moors murders; Saddleworth Moor; Ian Brady; Keith Bennett; Pauline Reade

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