Investigations

Cemetery Alarm

The Case:

History Detectives tackles the case of a man who collects war munitions and has snapped up an item at an estate auction that looked like a Civil War-era weapon.

On closer inspection, and after consulting with other collectors, he decides he has a grave alarm, an explosive device meant to guard against grave robbers. Is this a grave alarm?

History Detectives unearths tales of body snatching and cadaver dissecting, unusual crimes and the most unlikely suspects.


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Aired:
Season 7, Episode 3

Detective:
Wes Cowan Location:
Michigan and Ohio

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