Journalists probing the 47-year-old murder of Sister Catherine Ann Cesnik have turned up links between her death and five other unsolved killings. Police confirm a WJZ-TV report they are investigating whether the killings were tied to a coverup of sexual abuse by Catholic priests and cops in Baltimore in the 1970s.
The Emmy-nominated Netflix true crime documentary, “The Keepers,” helped break open a 47-year-old story of sexual abuse and murder at a Baltimore Catholic school. But it took stubborn shoe-leather investigative reporting to penetrate official indifference and the refusal to pursue evidence of police misconduct.
Monday marked the 20th anniversary of the killing of the 6-year-old pageant queen, whose death in her Boulder home captivated the country. No one has ever been charged, and the local prosecutor see “unlimited” problems with the case.