Weekly Riddle – Caitrin Coppinger ’20

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Murder Mystery:

Fifty years ago, a man was found murdered on a Sunday morning. His wife called the police, who then questioned the wife and staff and were given the following alibis:

The wife: was “asleep”

The butler: was “cleaning the closet”

The gardener: was “picking the vegetables”

The maid: was “getting the mail”

The cook: was “making breakfast”

The policemen immediately arrested the killer.

How did they know who the killer was?
*Answer will be released next week