Nathan Stubbs

NY Times puts national spotlight on Jennings murders

by Nathan Stubbs

The unsolved serial murders of eight women have been making headlines across the state, but gotten little in the way of national coverage. That may be starting to change. Campbell Robertson, the New York Times' correspondent in New Orleans, authored an article on the case in the New Year's Day edition of The Gray Lady, which ran as one of the paper's lead national stories. A lack of national coverage has been a source of frustration for many concerned residents in Jeff Davis Parish, some of whom recently organized campaigns to try to solicit coverage from network news organizations.

Read the NY Times story here.