Jennifer Horton

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.

Recent Articles by Jennifer

Graphic attempted murder case to be tried in federal court

  Montgomery doctor charged with 26 counts in new indictment

  Paroled inmate accused in February shooting appears in court

  Nearly $500K in FEMA aid approved, but victims need to register

Suspect indicted for 92-year-old Montgomery woman’s brutal murder

  800 insurance claims filed following tornado outbreak

  Navigating the waters of grief following deadly tornado

  NWS: Planning saves lives in deadly tornadoes

  Retired Illinois carpenter builds, delivers crosses for Alabama tornado victims

  Parents remember daughter day after tornado took her life

  Montgomery student headed to Special Olympics World Games

  Measure of Hate: Assessing hate crimes in Alabama

  1992 death penalty case returns to court for resentencing

  Family gives state 10-days to release AL mall death evidence

Montgomery County grand jury indicts man in 2017 triple shooting

AL woman who fatally stabbed man in heart denied high court case review

Gun-wielding AL escapee now facing federal indictment

  Elmore County man at the center of growing SC sex abuse investigation

  Unprecedented spike in suicides in AL prisons, quadruple the national average

  Man accused of raping senior woman at gunpoint appears in court