CLEVELAND (WJW) – It is a case unlike any other in Cleveland, or American, history. The Sam Sheppard case produced three trials over 46 years – with three different and shocking verdicts.
The basic facts: A young doctor accused of murdering his wife, claiming he fought with the real killer who got away – turned the case into a media sensation that also captured the imagination of popular culture.
Watch a preview of what’s ahead on Bill Sheil’s series, as FOX 8 News presents “Sam Sheppard: Case Closed,” in the video above.
“Sam Sheppard: Case Closed” begins Monday.