Richard Schlesinger and “48 Hours Suspicion” uncover startling new records linked to the disappearance of Carole Baskin’s feeble husband, Don Lewis, in the special series premiere episode, “The Tiger King Mystery,” to be broadcast Wednesday, September 9 at 10/9c on CBS.The nation became as soon as captivated earlier this twelve months with the Netflix hit series “Tiger King,” about an Oklahoma-basically based entirely eccentric tall-cat proprietor named Joe Odd and his epic fight with Tampa-basically based entirely animal rights activist Carole Baskin. For the interval of the series and on his possess YouTube channel, Joe Odd, the self-proclaimed Tiger King, claimed Baskin had murdered her feeble husband, Don Lewis, in 1997. He also made the sensational allegation that Baskin fed Lewis to their tigers. Lewis’ body has by no methodology been learned. Baskin has strongly denied the allegations and Hillsborough County, Florida, Sheriff Chad Chronister has said that Baskin is neither a suspect nor an particular individual of curiosity in the case.
Carole Baskin and Don Lewis
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Now, in her first tv interview, Trish Farr-Payne claims her ex-husband Kenny Farr can also beget been linked to Lewis’ disappearance. Kenny Farr became as soon as a handyman who labored for Lewis and Baskin.Farr-Payne tells Richard Schlesinger that two days sooner than Lewis became as soon as reported missing, Farr told her: “Don’s long past, and I arrangement no longer need you talking about him.”Farr-Payne also tells Schlesinger that a big, padlocked freezer appeared on her front porch and rapidly vanished. “How prolonged after Don disappeared did the freezer go?” Schlesinger asks.”About every week after Don disappeared,” Farr-Payne says.She tells “48 Hours Suspicion” she waited years to uncover police about her suspicions animated the freezer and other key records published in the Wednesday, September 9 broadcast.
“I became as soon as insecure for my youngsters,” Farr-Payne tells Schlesinger. “You appreciate, I had my youngsters. I became as soon as insecure for them. I became but again insecure for them than one thing.””48 Hours Suspicion” became as soon as unable to reach Kenny Farr for whisper.”48 Hours Suspicion: The Tiger King Mystery” also aspects interviews with Lewis’ ex-accomplice, Lewis’ three daughters and more.”48 Hours Suspicion” is a new restricted-bustle series from the crew at CBS Info’ award-winning lawful-crime series “48 Hours.” Broadcast Wednesdays at 10/9c on CBS, the series aspects tantalizing instances the put folks live below suspicion, however actually in general elusive.
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