This Woman Kept Getting Away With Murder — Why and How?

Mary Holman
9 min readSep 10, 2021

The famous angel of death Louise Peete brutally murdered a lot of people in broad daylight and only spared a handful. How then did she manage to get away with murder for a very long time?

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She was born on September 20 1880, in Bienville, Louisiana. At 15, her wealthy parents obtained her place at a private boarding school in New Orleans. Disappointingly, her stay was…