- Narrated by: Lucy Scott
- Length: 9 hrs and 36 mins
- Release date: 06-23-22
To Hunt a Killer By Julie Mackay, Robert Murphy AudioBook Summary
The gripping true story of how Detective Superintendent Julie Mackay brought Melanie Road’s murderer to justice.
Jean Road, a 49-year-old mother of three, awakens to news that her daughter Melanie has been murdered in a nearby street as she walked home from a club in the early hours.
Britain’s biggest manhunt begins. A trail of blood is found leading away from the scene. It’s a rare blood type. But despite a year-long inquiry and 94 arrests, the case is wound down. No one is charged with Melanie’s murder.
Avon & Somerset Police HQ, 2009
Detective Sergeant Julie Mackay, a 41-year-old single mother of three who has been overlooked for promotion for years, transfers to the Cold Case Unit. She unearths a file from the original inquiry and becomes hooked by the details: the rare blood type, Bath on a summer’s night, the investigative wrong turns… She takes on the case, and with the help of Melanie’s inspirational mother works tirelessly to rebuild it.