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Recalling a gruesome murder, a dying policeman continues his deathbed confessions. Wilkie Collins' tale is read by Ronald Pickup.

With just days to live, a Victorian policeman continues his final confession from his death bed.

With mystery still surrounding the brutal murder of John Zebedee, he recalls his determination to solve the case when the rest of the police force had given up.

Detective story by Wilkie Collins, first published in 1881.

Concluded by Ronald Pickup

Producer: Joanne Reardon

Made for BBC 7 and first broadcast in October 2003.

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30 minutes

Last on

Tue 24 Sep 2019 21:00

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