The Murder of Abigail Smythe-mystery riddle for school?
Topic: During homework for sister
May 23, 2019 / By Lex Question:
Okay, so my little sister has this mystery riddle for homework and we cannot figure out what the answer to it is, please help!
Here's the facts:
*Ruth able, a tenant in the second floor apartment below Mr. Ready's, said that she heard a violent argument overhead at approximately 1:30 a.m., March 3rd.
*A passing patrolman saw John Ready leaving the apartment house at 2:15 a.m. on March 3rd.
*Florence Floogle, landlady,discovered the body of a young woman in the third floor rear apartment at 8:15 a.m. on March 3rd.
*The police received the call from Mrs. Floogle at 9:00 a.m.
*The medical examiner stated that the victim had died between 3:00 a.m. and 5:00 a.m. on March 3rd.
*Mr. Ready returned during the evening of March 3rd. He was obviously distressed to find the police in his apartment. He denied having returned to the apartment before then.
*Mr. Ready was carrying a bouquet of flowers and a bottle of wine when he returned to the apartment.
*The body was found in the apartment of John Ready.
*The victim had been stabbed several times; there was evidence of a struggle.
*Mrs. Floogle reported numbers verbal battles between Miss Smythe and Miss Able.
*Mr. and Mrs. Elwyn Smythe identified the victim as their only daughter, Abigail, age twenty.
*Miss Smythe would be independently wealthy after he twenty-first birthday, when she would inherit a large trust fund.
*Florence said no one entered or left the apartment house after she locked the front door for the night at midnight.
*John Ready, an impoverished artist, was engaged to marry Miss Smythe. The wedding date had not been set.
*Mr. and Mrs. Smythe opposed the marriage.
*Miss Able admitted, under questioning, that she was in love with Mr. Ready.
*Miss Able is an unemployed magician's assistant.
*Mrs. Floogle's apartment is located directly opposite the front entrance. There is no other entrance to the building.
*Mrs. Floogle is known to have dizzy spells and has blacked out in the past.
Alrighty, well that's all the facts...Please, please help us figure this out..we can't seem to do it ourselves!
Thanks so much!!
Best Answers: The Murder of Abigail Smythe-mystery riddle for school?
Judie | 1 day ago
Miss Able killed Abigail Smythe, because,
Mrs. Floogle reported numbers verbal battles between Miss Smythe and Miss Able.
Able wanted to marry Ready, but Ready wanted to marry Abigail.
The body was found in the apartment of John Ready. (She was mad at him)
Ruth Able, a tenant in the second floor apartment below Mr. Ready's, said that she heard a violent argument overhead at approximately 1:30 a.m., March 3rd. (However, she did hear an "argument" (or them yelling at each other about how "Abigail, you stay here and don't lock the door again") She wanted to "half-lie" or lie and get away with it.)
John Ready left, so that made plenty of time for Able to go upstairs and kill.
Able used a sword, because magicians use swords for magic tricks sometimes.
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It was Ruth Able. She heard Mr. Ready and Miss Smythe arguing at 1:30, and thought that, since she loved Mr. Ready and thought that he wouldn't like Miss smythe, them having argued, she killed miss smythe, hoping to be loved by mr. ready afterwards. she is a magician's assistant, and magician's use swords for some magic tricks, so she took a sword and stabbed Miss Smythe.
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