By Scott Andrew Selby
As the Nazi struggle computer prompted dying and destruction all through Europe, one guy within the homeland all started his personal reign of terror.
this is often the genuine tale of the pursuit and trap of a serial killer within the center of the 3rd Reich.
For all appearances, Paul Ogorzow was once a version German. An hired kin guy, get together member, and sergeant within the notorious Brownshirts, he had labored his means up within the Berlin railroad from a guide laborer laying song to assistant signalman. yet he additionally had a mystery have to harass and frighten ladies. Then he used to be given a present from the Nazi excessive command.
because of Allied bombing raids, a complete blackout was once instituted all through Berlin, together with at the commuter trainstrains usually utilized by ladies driving domestic by myself from the factories.
less than conceal of darkness and with a helpless flock of sufferers to choose between, Ogorzow’s depredations grew an increasing number of bad. He escalated from easily scary girls to bodily attacking them, ultimately raping and murdering them. starting in September 1940, he began casually tossing their our bodies off the relocating teach. although the Nazi occasion attempted to censor information of the assaults, the ladies of Berlin quickly lived in a country of continuing fear.
It used to be as much as Wilhelm Lüdtke, head of the Berlin police’s critical crimes department, to seek down the madman of their midst. For the 1st time, the gripping complete tale of Ogorzow’s killing spree and Lüdtke’s relentless pursuit is advised in dramatic aspect.
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A Serial Killer in Nazi Berlin: The Chilling True Story of the S-Bahn Murderer by Scott Andrew Selby