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Media Coverage

In an effort to keep the EMU community as informed as possible, we've aggregated this list of media coverage on the death of student Julia Niswender and the investigation being conducted by the Ypsilanti Police Department. We will add stories as they are published.

March 12, 2015

1.Report: Julia Niswender's family remains divided as stepdad to appear in courtAnn Arbor News - MLive
2.Child porn defendant, person of interest in Eastern Michigan student's murder remains jailedWDIV TV4
3.James Turnquist denied bond reductionWXYZ TV7
4.Stepfather due in court today; remains a person of interestFox 2 News
5.Stepfather due in court today in case of possessing sexually abusive material; Remains a person of interest in death of stepfatherWJR
6.Judge won't lower bond for stepdad of slain EMU studentDetroit Free Press

March 6, 2015

1.Michigan man's child porn arrest might lead to more details on his stepdaughter's unsolved murder (with video)New York Daily News

March 5, 2015

1.Julia Niswender's stepdad was home when police believeGrand Rapids Press - Mlive
2.Grandmother of slain EMU student: Family is dividedWDIV TV4
3.Julia Niswender's stepfather named person of interest in 2012 homicideAdvisor & Source Newspapers (Macomb County, Mich.)
4.Stepfather of EMU student held as person of interestWJR
5.Police believe they have a person of interest in 2012 murder of EMU studentWBND (ABC) South Bend, Indiana
6.James Turnquist named person of interest in death of EMU studentWTVG (ABC) Toledo
7.Person of interest named in Eastern Michigan University student's murderWWMT News

March 4, 2015

1.Julia Niswender's stepfather named person of interest in 2012 homicideThe Morning Sun - Mt Pleasant, Mich.
2.Julia Niswender's stepfather named person of interest in 2012 homicideYpsilanti Courier - Heritage Newspapers
3.Stepfather 'person of interest' in student's slayingUSA Today
4.Stepfather is innocent, says Jessica NiswenderWJBK Fox2
5.Stepfather is person of interest (interview with Jessica Niswender)My TV20 Detroit
6.Stepfather of EMU murder victim 'person of interest'WXYZ TV 7 Detroit
7.Slain EMU student Julia Niswender's twin defends stepfatherAnn Arbor News - MLive
8.Police: Stepfather of slain EMU student in custodyDetroit News
9.Stepfather 'person of interest' in 2012 slaying of EMU studentDetroit Free Press
10.Unsolved murder takes a strange twistWJR
11.A new twist to a murder mysteryWWJ
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