Five four two and the Blue

Five four two and the Blue Podcast. Discussions of law enforcement history, stories of justice and justice failed, issues and incidents in the Appalachian Mountains and beyond. Hosted by Scott Lunsford, retired police detective sergeant, author and researcher. Listened to in 14 countries world wide. https://anchor.fm/scott-lunsford https://scottlunsfordauthor.com https://fivefourtwoandtheblue.com

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Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 21m. Bisher sind 75 Folge(n) erschienen. Jede Woche gibt es eine neue Folge dieses Podcasts
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episode 17: Episode 3-17 - Grandmother on Death Row


Episode 3-17 - Grandmother on Death Row

The first woman in the United States to be executed after the death penalties punishment was returned in 1976.  The first woman since 1962. to be executed.  Another first that North Carolina can claim in this trail is the first woman to be executed by lethal injection. 

Daughter,  wife,  mother, girlfriend,  grandmother, Serial Killer.  The Shade of Blue Story of Velma Barfield...


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   22m
 
 

episode 16: Episode 3-16 "Big" and "Little" Harpe terrorized the western frontier in the 1790s (the first documented serial killers?)


Episode 3-16   "Big" and "Little" Harpe  terrorized  the western frontier in the 1790s

A shade of blue story of a murder spree stretching from North Carolina, the Cumberland Gap in western Virginia to Cave-in-Rock and Potts Spring in southeastern Illinois.   The spree lasted nine months.  the Harps killed at least 40 men, women and children on the frontier until  caught...


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   31m
 
 

episode 15: Episode 3-15- The Giggling Granny, self made widow & killer.


Episode 3-15- The Giggling Granny, self made widow  & killer.

Nannie Doss 1950 grandmother serial killer. She killed from  the 1920s  to 1954. Nannie Doss was referred to as the Giggling Granny, the Lonely Hearts Killer, the Black Widow, and Lady Blue Beard.

She was not your average granny / me-maw.  Listen to find out more and decide if you would go to her house for Sunday dinner.

On line June 20th, 2020...


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episode 14: Episode 3-14 Mass murder in Virginia 2010


Episode 3-14 Mass murder in Virginia 2010 

Five Four Two and the Blue Podcast

on line June 13, 2020

What caused a Security Officer to commit Mass Murder?

Grief, madness,  or Underlying evil some say  is in every one.

Listen and decide for yourself 

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   18m
 
 

episode 13: Episode 3-13- Triple jeopardy? Tried three time for the same murder.


Episode 3-13- Triple jeopardy? Tried three time for the same murder.

1985 Fort Bragg N.C.

A Soldier  tried three time for the murder of the same victim.  Once found guilty, on appeal a second trial was ordered. The suspect was found not guilty and acquitted. 

A third trial was held.  With new information and evidence,  this time he is found guilty for murdering the same victim and given the death penalty...


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 2020-06-07  44m
 
 

episode 12: Episode 3-12-- Listen to the trees they can testify too.


Episode 3-12--  Listen to the trees they can testify too.

A shade of blue story, for five for two and the blue on a murder investigation from the 1980's.

An interesting investigation that took several  years to solve and bring to court.  Interesting for its use of forensic evidence collection and the interpretation of that evidence.

And the connections to other crimes.

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 2020-05-31  33m
 
 

episode 11: Episode 3-11--- 30 year old murder investigation solved by public genealogy company


Episode 3-11---  30 year old murder investigation solved by public genealogy company

A 23 year old mother’s cold case murderin Ohio has been solved with an arrest after  29 years.

The victim was  raped, beaten, stabbed and set on fire on March 30, 1991. Her daughter was three at the time.

In 2020 almost 30 years after the crime, DNA collected evidence has been matched...


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 2020-05-24  17m
 
 

episode 10: Episode 3-10 ---The JFK Assassination and the Boone N.C. triple Murder connection.


Episode 3-10 ---The JFK Assassination and the Boone N.C. triple Murder connection...


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 2020-05-17  31m
 
 

episode 9: Episode 3-9 --- 1902 fratricide with an eleven year old killer.


Episode 3-9 ---  1902 fratricide with an eleven year old killer.

A shade of blue story,  of a Juvenile offender homicide investigation.

The idea of homicidal children is nothing new. In episode one of season two of 542 and the blue. We discussed a murder by a six year old in Kentucky.

This not a symptom of the times we live in.  Juvenile killers have been with us throughout history...


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 2020-05-10  21m
 
 

episode 8: Episode 3 - 8 - Arrest in Cold Case slaying of teenage boy 29 years ago


Episode 3 - 8 - Arrest in Cold Case slaying of teenage boy 29 years ago

Advancements in forensic technology, not available in 1991, when a 14 year old young man was found shot twice in the head.  Have led to the arrest of a Restaurant Chain Company President in 2020.

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 2020-05-03  22m