Take the Brown’s Hen Bloodbath. The case was lastly cracked when the ex-girlfriend of one of many killers went to police and instructed them that the killers had confessed to her on the evening of the murders. Did she go to the police instantly and inform them concerning the confession? No, she waited 9 years. (It has been some time since I learn up on the case, so I might be unsuitable, however I consider she was type of compelled into coming ahead after she instructed a pal about it and so they pressured her into going to the cops.)
It will get me so indignant serious about pals, important others, siblings, and so on., who’re strolling round proper now with data that might clear up heinous crimes, however they don’t seem to be coming ahead.