Episode 9: The Case of Christopher Simmons
Fenton Missouri was forever changed on September 9, 1993, when this sleepy town became the home for a grisly and notorious murder. Shirley Crook, a 46-year-old woman fell victim to two of the most unsuspecting criminals: children. The homicide was solved immediately, but the case would forever change the landscape of criminal law. Take a listen to this story where one of the most heinous crimes ironically creates one of the biggest protections in the history of criminal law. Credits: Artwork created by Rosie, Co-Creator of the Podcast They Walk Among Us. Music written and Recorded by LynneMusic.