By Michael Benson
<CENTER>A lovely younger lady . . .
Denise Amber Lee was once a 21-year-old fortunately married mom of 2 little boys. She had her entire lifestyles prior to her...until an outsider broke into her Florida domestic. inside of a number of brief hours she used to be savagely terrorized, murdered, and buried bare in a shallow grave close to a desolate swamp.
<CENTER>A wicked KILLER . . .
Michael King, a 38-year-old out-of-work plumber, used to be a ticking time bomb. For years, associates referred to as the police on King, complaining that, between different issues, he'd thrown battery acid of their pool and slashed their tires. Denise's destiny was once some distance worse. In a frightening act of cruelty, King certain her with duct tape, raped her many times, then shot her dead.
<CENTER>A TRAGIC FAILURE. . .
Incredibly, Denise controlled to name 911 twice in the course of her abduction. Eyewitnesses and her distraught husband also known as, yet a gradual, inefficient procedure tragically failed her....
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She had called one friend, Natalie Mink, that morning. ) Having determined that Denise was no longer there, and that she was gone under suspicious circumstances, Jernigan called a criminal investigator to the scene. He turned out to be Detective Christopher Morales, who would become the case’s lead detective. , the following message went out over law enforcement’s computer system: MISSING 21 YRO FEMALE DENISE AMBER LEE THIN BUILD BLUE EYES DIRTY BLONDE HAIR 5-2 UNK CLOTHING HER HUSB ARRIVED HOME AT 1530 HRS FOUND THEIR 2 TODDLER CHILDREN ALONE, VEH AND KEYS PURSE STILL AT HOUSE CANNOT LOCATE HER REQUESTING BLOODHOUND.
The neighbor now told her story with fear in her voice. The woman next door had been snatched, and there she was, all alone, only a few feet away. It could have been her. The first detectives reached the scene of the possible abduction at four-sixteen. There were two cars in the driveway, a 2006 Toyota Corolla (the missing woman’s) and a 1994 Dodge Avenger (her husband’s). At four thirty-three, a request came into the CCSO from North Port for a “K-9 search team”—that is, a bloodhound and trainer.
Just a second. ” “That’s fine. Okay. I’m going to pull over now, let me get over,” the caller said. “Yeah,” the operator said, again sounding as though she was apologizing for the inconvenience. ” “Yeah, me too. I mean, I don’t know if there is an AMBER Alert out or something like that, but—” “Bear with me. ” “Town Center Mall. ” “I’m from Tampa. ” Conversation could be heard on the operator’s end. Where was the caller exactly? Anywhere near the Chili’s restaurant? What make of car was she driving?
A Killer's Touch by Michael Benson