Jordan Muck, a 2012 Loyola University Chicago journalism graduate, is producing a nightly news show on CLTV focusing on the Drew Peterson murder trial. The show, a half-hour special titled, “The Drew Peterson Trial,” begins today at 7 p.m. and will run each day the trial is in court.
Hosted by Lourdes Duarte, “The Drew Peterson Trial,” will have in studio experts analyze and discuss the twists and turns of the trial and open up the phone lines to viewers, allowing them to ask questions.
Peterson, 58, a former Bolingbrook police officer, is accused of killing his third wife, Kathleen Savio, whose body was found in a bath tub. The death was ruled an accidential drowning until Peterson’s fourth wife, Stacy, disappeared in 2008 and police reopened an investigation into Savio’s death, ruling it a homicide.
Muck, 22, whose emphasis at Loyola was on broadcast journalism, has been working as a news writer and producer at CLTV and WGN-TV since her graduation in May. Muck was one of the first editors of Loyola Student Dispatch.