Murder in Room 305
Kathyrn Ann Martini-Lissy unknowingly entered into a match in hell when she married Michael David Lissy in what became a shocking true story of sex, greed and cold-blooded murder in Oregon's most fantastic contract murder ever!
Kathryn Ann Martini graduated from Yale with a bright future in the banking business. Young, beautiful and ambitious, she had everything going for her. Until she met Michael…
Michael David Lissy was the sleazy proprietor of a scuba diving school and a coke addict who consorted with pimps, prostitutes, and known criminals. Burned out and broke, he had nothing going for him. Then he met Kathryn…
Theirs was a match made in hell.
On July 6, 1984, the raped and mutilated body of Kathryn Martini-Lissy was found in Room 305 at the Valley River Inn in Eugene, Oregon. Soon afterward, police arrested Michael David Lissy, Kathryn’s husband of one year. A few months earlier, Lissy had taken out a large insurance policy on Kathryn’s life, naming him as sole beneficiary. Then he hired an underworld assassin to stalk and kill his wife. After one of the most sensational trials in Eugene’s history, Lissy was convicted and sentenced to life imprisonment.
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J. Scott Bennett narrates the true crime audiobook.