The Sniper (1952)

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Eddie Miller is a psychopathic killer who has been prematurely released from a prison mental hospital. He arms himself with a carbine rifle and proceeds to murder a series of brunettes. Police Lieutenant Kafka is assigned to the case and has difficulty in tracking down the murderer until he leaves a clue behind, at the scene of his fourth murder.

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