Nine years ago, the village of Midsomer Worthy became the stalking ground of a serial killer who raped his female victims before strangling them with a striped neck tie. However, after the third victim, the killer stopped... In the present day, another young woman has been found in "Strangler's Wood", strangled with a striped neck tie. She, however, has not been raped... Has the psychopath started again, or is there a copycat killer on the loose? Written by
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John Nettles stated in an interview that this episode of Midsomer Murders was his favorite. See more
Barnaby notices a serial number on the back of the Rolex watch, from which the purchaser is traced. However, Rolexes do not have a serial number engraved on the caseback - it is engraved on the side of the case, between the lugs, where it would be impossible to see without first removing the bracelet. See more
Morning, Mr. Pike.