Start Time: 27:00
End Time: 31:48
The host describes how brutal "Granny Killer," John Wayne Glover, committed six murders by using hammers, his victims' pantyhose, and other instruments.
for a woman by the name of Gwendolyn Mitchell Hill s Oh, she was walking down the street by herself. Um, he returned to his car and then followed the woman to the entry off her apartment. While she was, like pressing, the buzzer is for the elevator. He hit her on the back of the head with a hammer. Hey. Then continued to strike her body multiple times, which broke all of her ribs. Every single one. Hey, fled the scene stealing her purse, which contained $100 cash. Mitchell Hill, who was the woman, was still alive when she was found by two schoolchildren but died shortly after the police and ambulance and on. And the crazy thing is, the police have no leads, no witnesses or anything. And what happened? Waas, um when neighbors came down and saw, like, the blood and the police had taken her to hospital being good neighbors that they were, they assume that she felt they cleaned the whole seen that there was no DNA left s. The police were like, Great, We've got no fingerprints. Got nothing, because these wonderful neighbors trying to do a favor, um, cleaned the blood cleaned all the evidence while doing so. E get it. But also you dio she felt she felt how long? Like we're the police away there. That's what I mean, Like what would be Oh, literally You didn't need to take her to the hospital. The ambulance were there. You could have stayed there and taking the fingerprints. That's too easy. Like if someone got hers out the place of, like, put that on his way to sweep this scene just a That's a whole thing On May 9, 1989. So much over my two months after this assault. Hey, was once again murder. My apologies. You're absolutely correct. Hey was once again walking along the same road of the RSL and where he priests previously murdered Gwendolyn the woman with a hammer Hey, spotted 84 year old lady Ashton So she waas thing English slash Australian wife of the late Impressionist artists Will Ashton not knowing that if you're married to a sir, you're a lady. How brilliant you wanna be, lady? Me too crazy. So yeah, famous artist was a sir. Anyway, here she is walking down the street with a walking stick. Essentially, she Hello. Essentially, she waas number 5676 Great. She was on her way home to a new her new by street. Um, when Glover put on a pair of gloves and he began to follow her into the foyer of her apartment, where he had talked with his hammer again, he, um he then dragged her toe like a rubbish bin like area. You know, apartments have, like, rubbish parents. He dragged her to this area where he slammed her head into the pavement. Then she actually almost empowered him. Um, but he got on top of her and then slammed her head against the payment and she became unconscious. He then took off her stockings and wrapped them around her neck, checking out of death. Oh, my God. Um, he placed her walking stick and shoes at her feet and left with her purse, which contained $100 cash. He then proceeded to the RSL club where the staff were concerned about hearing signs outside and had a conversation with Glover Glover saying, Wow, I hope this is not another mugging gone wrong essentially to create an alibi. Saying what I mean, I'm in the rsl club. How could I have? Yeah, killed anybody outside, then police When police found lady actions body it was laying facedown in a pool of blood surrounded which surrounded her head on the ground. The pantyhose are tied so tight around her neck that they were cutting through her skin. Her bare legs were crossed and her arms were placed at her side. She had a thin trickle of blood running from her mouth. And at this point, the police concluded that there were definitely faced by a serial killer. Um, you also was evident that there was somebody who was targeting richer, older women on Dwell, all rolled to their handbags. Obviously they became linked. Um, but although it was showing that lady actually had a very extensive diamond ring on her finger on by a very expensive necklace and that they weren't taken, so coroners and police were kind of like, Well, is this for money? He's taking the purse, but he's not taking diamond jewelry. So, like, what's going on here? This'll person obviously is doing it for some other reason rather than