In this week’s episode we discuss Part 1 of The DC Snipers AKA the Beltway Snipers , John Allen Muhammad (aged 41 at the time) and Lee Boyd Malvo (aged 17 at the time). Their crime spree began in February of 2002, and included murders and robberies in the states of Alabama, Arizona, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Texas, and Washington. In ten months, the snipers killed 17 people and wounded 10 others. We dive into the the early lives of the killers and the timeline, and how complicated life can be.
As usual we close out the show with some shout outs, crime news and of course, some tips on how not to get shmurdered (murdered).
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DC Demographics Wikipedia article https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Demographics_of_Washington,_D.C.
DC Snipers wikipedia article
Baltimore Sun Article DC Sniper appeal https://www.baltimoresun.com/news/maryland/crime/bs-md-dc-sniper-appeal-20180123-story.html
CNN DC Sniper area fast facts
History.com Washington DC Sniper John Muhammad Convicted https://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/washington-d-c-sniper-john-muhammad-convicted
Baltimore Sun Article Histories of Two Men
Daily Mail article Wife of DC Sniper reveals ex husbands motives https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-1226524/Wife-Washington-sniper-reveals-chilling-reasons-husband-gunned-13-strangers-John-Muhammad-Mildred.html
The Guardian article about Gun Violence https://www.theguardian.com/world/2002/oct/27/usgunviolence.usa
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