Orange Socks Case Study (Podcast Episodes 2-5)
Original Story On Orange Socks Case
Orange Socks or Deborah Jackson was a 1979 murder case that occurred in Williamson County, Texas. The case was cold due to the lack of evidence for 4 years until self confessed mass murder Henry Lee Lucas came along. On June 22, 1983 Henry gave a coerced confession of the murder to Wilco Sheriff Jim Boutwell and kicked off a series of events that would lead to one of the greatest law enforcement hoaxes in history. We decided to undertake this case in a 4 part series due to it's significance in the overall story of serial killer Henry Lee Lucas and due to the fact it was the only case Lucas received the death penalty on. To this day the crime is considered closed and Lucas listed as the killer. Listen to our podcast and follow along with the documents below and make your own decision if it was Henry Lee Lucas who did the crime or perhaps someone else....
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