Love You Madly

The True Story of a Small-town Girl, the Young Men She Seduced, and the Murder of her Mother

Michael Fleeman

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She posted it online: “Just to let everyone know, my mother was murdered.” But those simple words written by sixteen-year-old Rachelle Waterman couldn’t begin to describe the horror of the crime: Her mother’s body locked in a van. Doused in gasoline. Burned beyond recognition…

Alaska troopers arrested two young men—both of whom had dated Rachelle and claimed to still love her. Investigators grilled Rachelle until she made shocking and apparently incriminating revelations…

Was this obviously intelligent young woman really an abused child coerced by police—or a deceptive murderess? The answer may lie in Rachelle’s Internet journal, a disturbing glimpse into a troubled girl’s mind. Did she convince her lovers to kill for her? That is the question at the heart of this shocking true story of madness, manipulation, and matricide.

 

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Love You Madly
CHAPTER ONEA night of frigid, blustery winds and light snow turned into a wet, gray morning, the clouds hanging low over the mountains of the glacier-carved valley. As he drove his four-wheel-drive Ford Expedition, Alaska state trooper Bob Claus kept an eye out for black-tailed deer darting onto the slick two-lane road. It was a weekend in November 2004, and the woods would be full of deer, and, Claus knew, men with high-powered rifles.The road took Claus past familiar scenery: briny inlets, trout-filled streams, snowcapped ridges thousands of feet high and forests of spruce interrupted

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Michael Fleeman

MICHAEL FLEEMAN is an associate bureau chief for People magazine in Los Angeles and a former reporter for The Associated Press. He lives in Los Angeles with his wife and two children.

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Love You Madly
The True Story of a Small-town Girl, the Young Men She Seduced, and the Murder of her Mother
Michael Fleeman

Mass Market Paperbound

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St. Martin's Press
St. Martin's True Crime
November 2011
Mass Market Paperbound
ISBN: 9780312530891
ISBN10: 0312530897
4 1/8 x 6 3/4 inches, 256 pages, 8-page photograph insert
$7.99

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St. Martin's True Crime
November 2011
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ISBN: 9781429951203
ISBN10: 1429951206
272 pages, 8-page photograph insert
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