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The Mad Chopper: One Cut Was Not Enough

True crime author Fred Rosen remembers a case so gruesome even he hesitated to take it on.

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  • The living room of Singleton’s Tampa home where Police found the dead body of Roxie Hayes. Investigators speculated that the rope would have been used to drag the body out of the house.

    Photo Credit: Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office

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  • The culvert where Singleton stuffed Mary Vincent after he cut off her forearms.

    Photo Credit: The Modesto Bee

Read more about Lawrence Singleton in Fred Rosen's true crime book, The Mad Chopper. 

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