E87: The Briley Brothers

This week Beth and Wendy discuss The Briley Brothers case. Three African American brothers who went on a seven-month killing spree in their hometown of Richmond, Virginia in 1979. 

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S3 E 5 Evil Kin: Streets of Blood

S1 E8: Killer Siblings

Born to Kill? The Briley Brothers

Escape From Death Row


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Shout Outs

I may Destroy you
https://www.hbo.com/i-may-destroy-you and on Amazon Prime

Unfinished:  Deep South

Hollywood Crime Scene Podcast with Rachel Fisher and Desi Jedeikin


Crime in Color


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“Furious Freak” by Kevin MacLeod
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