Guilty of Being Weird
The Story of Guy Paul MorinBook - 2013
At twenty-four, Guy Paul Morin was considered a bit strange. He still lived at home, drove his parents' car, kept bees in the backyard, and grew flowers to encourage the hives. He played the saxophone and clarinet in three bands and loved the swing music of the 1940s. In the small Ontario town where he lived, this meant Guy Paul stood out. So when the nine-year-old girl next door went missing, the police were convinced that Morin was responsible for the little girl’s murder. Over the course of eight years, police manipulated witnesses and tampered with evidence to target and convict an innocent man. It took ten years and the just-developed science of DNA testing to finally clear his name. Amazon.com, viewed March 28, 2013.
Publisher: Toronto : James Lorimer & Co., 2013
Characteristics: 144 p. : ill., ports. ; 22 cm
Alternative Title: Story of Guy Paul Morin