The True Story of An All-American Football Hero Who Stalked and MurderedBook - 1996
Veteran journalist Wilt Browning takes us deep into the twisted life of All-American football hero Pernell Jefferson and the women he stalked and terrorized.A confident and charming demeanor was only a cover for the deep insecurities and fears of rejection that led Pernell to walk out of the Cleveland Browns training camp just as he was about to be offered a starting position and caused him to abuse the women who loved him.Jeannie Butkowski was one of those women. Hunters discovered her remains in Amelia County, Va.Was Pernell, as he now claims, a victim of Roid Rage. a condition supposedly caused by using illegal steroids to build his body? Or was something deeper -- and more evil -- at work?This spellbinding true-life thriller not only considers those questions but offers stunning insights that could apply to the Simpson case as well.
Publisher: Asheboro, N.C. : Down Home Press, 1996.
Branch Call Number: 364. 1523 JEF B
Characteristics: 240 p. : ill.