In October 2012, a woman called the Nottinghamshire police in England, to report that William and Patricia Wycherley had been killed 14 years earlier and she knew where their bodies were buried. If she was telling the truth, why had nobody reported the couple missing? And what did their daughter Susan Edwards and her husband Christoper have to do with it?
Alphonse “The Black Prince of Lygon Street” Gangitano has been described as a loving husband and father and as a vile gangster and murderer. From the 1970’s right through to the late 90’s, the Black Prince ruled over Carlton, brutalising it’s residents with extortion, drug dealing and murder. Mate of Christopher “Mr Rent-to-Kill” Flannery, enemy of Mark “Chopper” Read, he was leader of the feared Carlton Crew which included members Graham “The Munster” Kinniburgh, Mario Condello, Mick Gatto and Jason and Mark Moran. Seemingly unstoppable, the prince went too far and couldn’t predict his best friend would turn on him.
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Aussie As: A QLD woman is arrested for riding her horse through a drive-through bottle shop while drunk.
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The Unnoticed Murders of the Wycherley’s Sources: In the Crown Court Nottingham R v Christopher Edwards and Susan Edwards Sentencing Remarks. The Murderers Next Door, The Guardian, Jenny Kleeman, 25 October, 2014. Mansfield Murders: Christopher and Susan Edwards Spun Web Of Lies, BBC, 20 June, 2014. ‘Sexually Abused’ Susan Edwards Loses Murder Sentence Appeal Bid, BBC, February 12, 2015. Mansfield Murders: Susan and Christopher Edwards Found Guilty Of Murdering Parents and Burying Them In The Back Garden, The Independent, Heather Saul, June 20, 2014. Susan and Christopher Edwards Found Guilty In 1998 Mansfield Murder, The Guardian, Tricia Manalansan, June 21, 2014. Guilty: Couple Who Murdered Wife’s Parents For Money, Daily Mail, Martin Robinson and Andy Dolan, June 20, 2014. The Downfall Of Gerard Depardieu, The Australian Women’s Weekly, William Langley, December 12, 2018
The Black Prince of Lygon Street Sources: Tough Nuts, Alphonse Gangitano, The Black Prince of Lygon Street, S1E3.Wikipedia, Alphonse Gangitano, The Carlton Crew, Mario Condello. Schoolboy’s dad, Gregory Workman, ‘was no gangster’ by Kelly Ryan, HeraldSun, February 11, 2008. Mick Gatto writes about violent underworld figure Alphonse Gangitano by Mick Gatto, PerthNow, October 11, 2009. twistedhistory.net.au/tag/alphonse-gangitano/. SBSNews, Melbourne gangland deathbed confession, 6/7/2015. Herald-Sun, How Alphonse Gangitano bashing ended career of Barry Michael by Jon Anderson, August 25, 2019. The Age, Protected witnesses the weapon against the big fish, By Andrew Rule and John Silvester, June 26, 2010.
Aussie As Sources: Queensland Woman Who Rode Horse To Bottle Shop Drunk Put On Probabtion, Nine.com.au, Ebony Cavallaro, June 26, 2018. So Why The Long Face? Drink-Rider Pleads Guilty To Horse Charge, The Australian, Alexandria Utting, June 27, 2018