Exclusive: Detective Tries To Solve 25-Year-Old Serial Killer Cold Case. One Suspect Is A Cop.
The murders garnered national attention when a police officer was named a suspect, and a task force assembled to investigate the crimes suggested more than one killer was responsible. The conviction of a cab driver for one of those murders based on testimony from jailhouse informants and scant physical evidence, along with multiple allegations of misconduct against the task force leader, cast doubt on the investigation. The investigation eventually fell from the media spotlight, with all but one of the murders remaining unsolved.