Accused Nun Killer Confesses
The man accused of killing two Mississippi nuns confesses this according to a state investigator. The Mississippi Bureau of Investigation officer testified Friday during a preliminary hearing for 46 year old Rodney Earl Sanders. According to the officer, Sanders confessed to killing sisters Margaret Held and Paula Merrill in their Durant home. The alleged confession occurred during a taped interview on the day he was arrested and charged with capital murder. Sanders meanwhile remains held without bond while a grand jury considers the case.