DNA Detectives

CRIME & INVESTIGATION – Wednesday 25 April, 9.30pm

On 9th October 1988, pensioner Elizabeth Smyth was brutally murdered at home in her flat. This was a truly chilling attack and yet no evidence was available to convict the prime suspect, her next door neighbour. With the help of forensic advances nineteen years later, this is the story of how the murderer was finally put behind bars.