William MacDowell is an American criminal. He was convicted of the killings of Renee and Andrew MacRae. He’s also guilty of attempting to defeat ends of justice by disposing of bodies. Mrs MacRae was having an affair with married MacDowell when she vanished. As of October 2022, William MacDowell convicted by a jury at the High Court at Inverness of killing both Renee MacRae and their infant son Andrew in November 1976.
William MacDowell Crime
William MacDowell 80, has been found guilty murdering 36-year-old Renee MacRae (left) and their son Andrew (right) at a layby south of Inverness on November 12, 1976
He have never found the bodies of the 36-year-old mother or her son, three, with officers now urging the killer to disclose what he did with them so they can be ‘provided with the dignity they deserve’.
After 80-year-old MacDowell was convicted of their murder at the High Court in Inverness, she made a plea to him to reveal the whereabouts of their bodies.
William MacDowell Wiki, Bio
|Real Name||William MacDowell|
|Famous For||Convicted of the killings of Renee|
and Andrew MacRae
|Height (approx.)||In Feet Inches: 5′ 7″|
In Meters: 1.70 m
In Centimetres: 170 cm
|Weight (approx.)||In Kilograms- 55 kg|
In Pounds- 124 lbs
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
William MacDowell Wife
William MacDowell was married with wife, Rosemary, stood by him for decades and even pushed him into court earlier today in his wheelchair.
William MacDowell FAQs
He is serving in jail for lifetime, as of 2022.
MacDowell was arrested in September 2019 after an extensive review and re-investigation carried out by detectives.
In 1986, 2004 and 2018, the remains of Renee and Andrew have never been found. The latest case was intended to discover the murderer and the final resting place of the pair’s bodies, which had been missing for almost 46 years.