Author Event: Ron Peterson, "Under The Trestle
Journalist Ron Peterson will discuss his book Under the Trestle, Saturday March 30 at 1 pm. The books relates the story of the 1980 murder of Radford Univeristy student Gina Renee Hall and Virginia's first murder conviction without a body. Stephen Epperly is serving a life sentence for the murder and Hall's body has never been recovered.
Peterson, who attended Radford shortly after Hall, wrote perviously for the Virginian Pilot in Norfolk and for Cox Media. He has worked in advertising for CNN, Fox News, ESPN and other media outlets. For the book, Peterson interviewed more than 100 people involved in the investigation and the search for the body, which, for some, continues to this day.