Jennifer Horton is an investigative reporter for WSFA 12 News in Montgomery. Her reporting focuses on issues involving criminal justice, specifically covering crime, government corruption, and the state and federal court system. During Jennifer’s 12-year stint at WSFA, she has served as a weekend anchor and general assignment reporter, traveling the state and country covering stories that impact local viewers. Her interest in the criminal justice system was sparked while serving as the CrimeStoppers franchise reporter from 2008 to 2012. Jennifer is an active member of the Raycom News Investigative team, the Investigative Reporters and Editors organization, and a graduate of Auburn University.
The date of Nov. 8, 1996 wasn’t a historic day for former President George H.W. Bush. He made a day trip to Montgomery to meet with officials, play a round of golf, and speak. But for retired Montgomery police officer Mike Myrick, the day was a defining moment.