Lifers: Behind Bars
finding leigh: a tangled web
This film piece together the final tragic hours of Leigh Matthews, kidnapped from a parking lot and a girl who should have had her life ahead of her.
1 x 60'
Episode InformationLeigh Matthews was abducted from the parking lot at her college. Shortly after the kidnapping, a ransom demand of R50,000 (over £2,000) was made to Leigh's father, who scraped together and paid the money at the agreed place. He was able to hold a short telephone conversation with her after that, but it was to be their last communication. We piece together the final tragic hours of a girl who should have had her life ahead of her.