How to Host a Murder – DC Media Style

The murder of Robert Wone: it’s freaky, complex with loads of bold face names & firms attached. One of the craziest murder mysteries this city has seen in ages, no one has been charged but the three housemates at the Dupont Circle home where Robert was drugged, assaulted then stabbed all face prosecution on multiple charges of conspiracy, obstruction of justice and evidence tampering charges. The trial is later this spring/summer.

Now, a few DC media types (including two C-SPAN alums) are using their new media savvy to help solve this mystery on a blog entitled Who Murdered Robert Wone.

The team that is working the Wone case online includes Craig Brownstein, a 15 year veteran of C-SPAN who now leads up the Media Relations squad at Edelman, Doug Johnson another former C-SPANer, now a broadcaster with Voice of America, digital media consultant Michael Kremin, and David Greer, a senior speech writer at the National Association of Realtors.

Fox 5’s Roby Chavez has been following the case since 2006 and recently filed this package about the citizen crime fighters:

Check out Who Murdered Robert Wone here.

Publish date: April 6, 2009 © 2020 Adweek, LLC. - All Rights Reserved and NOT FOR REPRINT