Oliver Haugh, Serial Killer Pt. 2


USA --- World War II, United States, Morphine Tartrate Syrette carried in first aid kits for pain relief if wounded --- Image by © Don Troiani/Corbis

After his parents' home burned down under mysterious circumstances, Oliver Haugh was put on trial for murder. Haugh did little to help his own case, and hoped to be found insane so he could serve a shorter time in an asylum.

Morphine Tartrate Syrette carried in World War II military first aid kits for pain relief if wounded --- Image by © Don Troiani/Corbis

Inset: Oliver Haugh

Topics in this Podcast: arson, execution, Addiction, trial, Oliver Haugh, morphine, biographies, cocaine, 20th century, 19th century, trials