Investigators declare murders work of serial killer

Thursday, October 29, 2009 - 10:43am

JENNINGS — Officers investigating the death of eight Jefferson Parish woman have officially called the murders the work of serial killer.

Investigators say all the victims likely knew one another, hung out in the same area and were known to use crack cocaine.

Officials had long suspected the killings as work of a serial killer, but did not want to label them incorrectly.