Hampton Heath Killer (AKA The Strange Case Of The Murder In Wax)
Broadcast: 7th January 1946
Added: Jun 25 2009
The Strange Case Of The Murder In Wax concerns one of the most sinister murderers who ever threatened the peace of London and is also known as The Hampton Heath Killer. Rose Bishop was the fifteenth girl to be murdered on the heath stabbed to death. Sherlock Holmes recognized the weapon as a collectors item a knife over 100 years old. Under the microscope he discovers wax on the knife which leads him to a waxworks exhibition.