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The Mystery Behind the Canoe Conman

When John Darwin couldn’t solve his financial woes, he decided to fake his death.

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Faking a death to collect insurance money isn’t a new crime, but it does not tend to pay well in the long run. John Darwin attempted to get away with fraud, and he almost got away with it. He just couldn’t leave well enough alone.

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Jennifer Baldwin

Jennifer Baldwin

Teacher * Psychology * Unsolved Crime * Forensics * Mystery * Animal Lover * Fashion * Southern California