RUSC Radio - 4th July
End Of The Road

End Of The Road

Broadcast: 2nd December 1951
Added: Dec 24 2006
It was night on Fountain Avenue in Hollywood but the darkness was pierced with shafts of light from police car spotlights and there was a crowd pushing forward babbling excitedly turning the usually quiet residential area into a bedlam. A siren wailed as another police car swung around the corner and ground to a stop and its uniformed occupants leaped out ready for action. It was about that time that Doris Chandler pushed her way to the front of the crowd close enough to hear the conversation of the officers intent on the small white bungalow now bathed in the searchlights. It was then that she heard the name of the criminal they’d trapped inside, Steve Jaeger a cop killer…