Monthly Archives: December 2015

‘Snapped’ to profile 2003 Merrillville murder plot

Dieu Pham turned the tables on me with a long list of questions.

What do I remember about the millionaire businessman John Parker’s life and his execution-style killing by his own stepson? Where was I when I first pieced together that Parker’s wife, Judy, was behind the late-night homicide outside his Merrillville business? How did I feel about the high-profile murder case from April 2003?

Last Saturday, at a Merrillville hotel near where Parker was murdered, I was the interviewee, not the interviewer. With a bright light facing me, a green screen behind me, a video camera rolling and makeup applied to my face, I settled in for my first made-for-TV interview.

Pham had more questions for me than I had answers, which is what I told her two months ago when she first contacted me.

Oxygen Network about the Judy Parker

Read more at: http://www.chicagotribune.com/suburbs/post-tribune/opinion/ct-ptb-davich-snapped-behind-the-scenes-st-1211-20151210-story.html