Yesterday’s search in and around Ely, Nevada by West Valley City Police Department (WVPD) sparked an enormous amount of articles, videos and comments online. Here are a few of the highlights:
The Salt Lake Tribune posted yesterday morning’s press conference by the WVPD on their YouTube channel
Chuck and Judy Cox, Susan’s parents, appeared on the CBS Early Show yesterday morning
KSL has a good article and video of the first day’s search, along with sidebars of a video interview with Josh Powell and of the WVPD press conference from Friday morning
The Salt Lake Tribune has a comprehensive article on Josh and Steve Powell, including video clips
Here’s an article from the Deseret News, with many search and other details
Fox 13 has a recap of the first day’s search, including that police searched a dozen mines, are in Ely as a result of a search warrant, and that they might have gotten there earlier if Josh Powell had cooperated with police.
KSL also has a new interview with Josh Powell’s thoughts on the search in Ely, Nevada
There’s been a lot of talking about the search in Ely, the WVPD, and Josh Powell. Many people are not convinced by Josh’s interview
Criticism has also been expressed of the police and this search in Nevada; here’s a column from the Salt Lake Tribune regarding the search
In other news about Josh Powell: people worldwide were stunned to hear on Thursday that Josh Powell filed a restraining order against Chuck and Judy Cox, because they ran into Josh and their grandchildren at a local hardware store and asked if they could hug their grandchildren.
Regardless of how people feel about the search in Nevada, one thing is sure: it’s certainly brought Susan back into the national spotlight. And for Susan’s friends and family, whose only hope, dream and wish is to find Susan and see justice done, that is a huge blessing.