Joanna Yeates: The Serial Killer, Claudia Laurence And A Tabloid Frenzy
JOANNA Yeates has been killed? A body has been found in the Failand area of North Somerset. The apparent death of Jo Yeates is front-page news. The Mail says police “fear serial killer is targeting blondes”.
Say the police of the 25-year-old Bristolian:
At this moment in time it is far too early to confirm the cause of death or any circumstances.’
So. What of the Mail’s serial killer theory? Well, the Mail realises that missing York woman Claudia Laurence is blonde, like Joanna Yeates:
A spokesman for North Yorkshire Police said: ‘It is too early to say if there are any links with the investigation into the disappearance of Claudia Lawrence as the Bristol enquiry is in the very early stages.
A woman had died. There has been no post-mortem on the body. But the tabloids have already got to work…