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Old 03-08-2018, 01:25 PM
 
Location: Nantahala National Forest, NC
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Hope someone posts civil trial results for us...not sure if it would make the evening news...
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Old 03-08-2018, 04:04 PM
 
Location: 39 20' 59"N / 75 30' 53"W
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A step-by-step look at Rebecca Zahau's bizarre death at Spreckles Mansion

According to the coroner, what Wecht refered to as
"head blows" were only superficial occuring during her fall over the balconey....

Adam Shacknai's polygraph was inconclusive.

https://www.google.com/amp/s/amp.azc.../amp/400135002
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Old 03-09-2018, 11:43 AM
 
Location: SWFL
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Was she romantically involved with the billionaire?


She was a very beautiful woman, that's for sure.
She was the billionaire's gf. Apparently his son died a week before while in her charge? I just heard of this case on HLN and sure doesn't look like suicide to me. Another case of the rich and famous getting away with murder? I hope the civil suit wins too.
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Old 03-09-2018, 03:31 PM
 
Location: Nantahala National Forest, NC
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There are several books out on this case....

it is fascinating....
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Old 03-09-2018, 04:30 PM
 
Location: 39 20' 59"N / 75 30' 53"W
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Dina Shacknai expresses concern over Zahau's death and investigation.

Hospital footage dismisses witness statements she was seen at Shacknais home the night of Zahau's death.

Interview Clips....

https://www.google.com/amp/s/www.nbc...html%3Famp%3Dy
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Old 03-09-2018, 08:36 PM
 
Location: So Ca
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A leading pathologist has questioned an autopsy report that concluded that Rebecca Zahau, the woman found hanging at billionaire Jonah Shacknai’s mansion, had committed suicide.
It's concerning that this case is taking so long to resolve. It seemed obvious from the beginning that it was not a suicide. (Previous thread on this crime: Historic Mansion 2 Deaths in one week?)
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Old 03-09-2018, 08:42 PM
 
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There just isn't any hard evidence that she was killed in my opinion.

Most damning is that there is no DNA trace of the guy being accused, brother of the deceased's boyfriend at the time, anywhere on the upper floor balcony where she was hanging from. Not on the rope, no blood, nothing. The only footprints there were hers.

There have been cases in the past where people have hung themselves by tying their own wrists. There was a so called 'knot analyst' who simulated tying knots on a mannequin in court, but the knots on Zahau's wrists were so loose the police were able to easily remove them.

Hanging Is Ruled a Suicide


Self-inflicted hanging with bound wrists and a gag.


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This is a report of an unusual suicidal hanging by a 30-year-old male. He was found in his bedroom by friends, suspended from a ceiling light fixture by an electrical cord around his neck. His hands were bound behind his back and a sock gag was in his mouth.
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Old 03-10-2018, 07:23 AM
 
Location: 39 20' 59"N / 75 30' 53"W
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Is the message on the door cryptic to Jonah Shacknai?
Zahau told her family Dina Shacknai would kill her; could she have wanted her death questionable? Appear as murder?

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Old 03-10-2018, 10:50 AM
 
Location: 39 20' 59"N / 75 30' 53"W
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There are several books out on this case....

it is fascinating....
Did you read Ann Rules book about this case,
"Fatal Friends and Deadly Neighbors" ?

For anyone interested:
https://www.google.com/search?q=dead...obile&ie=UTF-8

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Old 03-10-2018, 10:53 AM
 
Location: Nantahala National Forest, NC
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Did you read Ann Rules book about this case, "Fatal Friends and Deadly Neighbors" ?

Yes...can't remember the other name of 2nd book...been awhile since I read either.

What do think, virgode, about this case?
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