By Kathryn Casey
Bright, appealing, and either from strong households, college of Texas university scholar Colton Pitonyak and colourful redhead Jennifer Cave had the realm at their beckoning. Cave, an ex-cheerleader, had simply landed an exhilarating new task, whereas a big-money scholarship to UT's prestigious enterprise tuition lured Pitonyak to Austin. but the previous altar boy had a gloomy, unpredictable streak, one who ensnared him within the perilous underworld of substances and weapons. while Jennifer did not appear for paintings on August 18, 2005, her mom grew to become nervous. Sharon Cave's seek ended in Colton's West Campus condo, the place Jennifer's kinfolk stumbled on a scene invaluable of the grisliest horror motion picture. in the meantime, Colton Pitonyak used to be nowhere to be found.
A Descent Into Hell is the gripping real tale of 1 of the main brutal slayings in UT history—and the wild "Bonnie and Clyde-like" flight from justice of a cold-blooded younger killer and his would-be female friend, who claimed that her unquestioning allegiance to Pitonyak used to be "just the way in which I roll."
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A Descent Into Hell: The True Story of an Altar Boy, a Cheerleader, and a Twisted Texas Murder by Kathryn Casey