Society & Culture

E193: MULTIPLE MURDERER – Markeith Loyd

podcast April 27, 2023

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This week Beth and Wendy discuss the case of Markeith Loyd, a black man who killed his pregnant ex-girlfriend and a police officer in Orlando, Florida.

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First, we dive into the setting (07:18), the killers early life (18:22) and the timeline (25:52). Then, we get into the investigation & arrest (34:01), “Where are they now?” (50:02) followed by our takeaways and what we think made the perp snap (51:06).  

As usual we close out the show with some tips on how not to get murdered () and our shout outs (56:23). 

This episode was researched & scripted by Wendy & Beth Williams and edited by Minnie Williams.

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How Not to Get Murdered:

Intimate partner violence: If you are experiencing intimate partner violence, call the National Domestic Violence Hotline at 1-800-799-7233, or go to All calls are toll-free and confidential. The hotline is available 24/7 in more than 170 languages.


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