84. Jack Barron, Munchausen Dad | USA

A Sacramento father and husband lost his wife and two children, one after the other in the space of three years. Investigators were baffled and thought that they had a genetic disease, or that they were exposed to a toxic substance within their home. But when Jack Barron’s aged mother also died in a similar way in her home in Oakland, they knew there was more than coincidental tragedy at play…

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Created & Produced by Sonya Lowe

Narrated by Noel Vinson

Researched by Two Red Romans Productions

Music: “Nordic Medieval” by Marcus Bressler

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