EXCLUSIVE UPDATE: "How they caught Grim Sleeper suspect Lonnie David Franklin Jr: His own son's DNA trail led them straight to him."
By Dennis Romero, J. Patrick Coolican and Gene Maddaus
[Updated at 6:18 p.m. with District Attorney Steve Cooley helping to explain, after the jump, how ... More >>
Orly OlivierShe laughed in Grim Sleeper's face.When Los Angeles Weekly reporter Christine Pelisek wrote the story of the Grim Sleeper's sole survivor -- gutsy Enietra Margette -- some of us in the media wondered how the churchgoing, life-loving woman could be so brave.
After all, the horribl ... More >>
Peters Family Janecia Peters, his last victim, slain January 1, 2007His own son's DNA trail led directly to Grim Sleeper suspect Lonnie David Franklin Jr.
Sources tell Los Angeles Weekly that the serial killer was caught through familial DNA testing after his son was arrested and had to give ... More >>