Riddle #336

Question: A man murders his wife with a knife in their car. Nobody is around to see this. He throws her out of the car being careful not to leave any fingerprints on her body. Next he throws the knife off of a cliff into a gorge where it will never be found and he goes home. An hour later the police call him and tell him that his wife has been murdered and he needs to come to the scene of the crime immediately. As soon as he arrives, he is arrested.

How did they know he did it?

Riddle Discussion

By: Autismspeaks2day on 17/2/16

The police never told him where she was murdered.

By: roy on 23/9/14

The police never told him where to come. Still he goes to the correct location. That's the trick.

By: kiddgee980 on 24/7/14

Either blood on the backseat or because the police didn't tell him where the crime scene was.

By: gandalf on 23/7/14

I was going to say fingerprints, but that's better.

By: Padma on 6/2/15

He didn't LEAVE fingerprints.

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Riddle #3081 (medium)

Question: It is Halloween and your friends dare you to go into a haunted house. You creep up to the door, a little scared wondering what is behind the door. You go in and there is a long hallway leading out into a dark musty room with three doors. You're kind of scared once you are inside. You try to turn back, to get back outside, but when you turn around the door is closed and locked. You yell for help but there is only silence. The room is dark and you look for a light source. You see a light switch and try to turn it on. Sadly the power is out. You are terrified but have no choice but to follow the long hallway to the three doors in the pitch black. Behind one door is a bottomless pit with no end. Behind another door is an electric chair which you must sit in. Behind the last door is a pool full of acid. You must go in one of the rooms to the danger. Which one should you go through?