Dark Angel on Masterpiece

  • 2016
  • 1 Season

The true story of serial killer Mary Ann Cotton, a 19th-century British woman from northern England who escaped life as a coal miner wife's life by hitting upon a seemingly infallible scheme: taking out modest life insurance policies on her intended victims and then poisoning them with arsenic, which was difficult to detect at the time.

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The true story of serial killer Mary Ann Cotton, a 19th-century British woman from northern England who escaped life as a coal miner wife's life by hitting upon a seemingly infallible scheme: taking out modest life insurance policies on her intended victims and then poisoning them with arsenic, which was difficult to detect at the time.

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