Journalist for NBC Information who was simply gunned straight down after leaving the Jim Jones-led cult commune Jonestown in November 1978. He was a four-time Emmy champion and a receiver of the esteemed DuPont/Columbia Prize. He got his begin in tv news being a weatherman in NEW YORK. During his short stay static in Jonestown, he was slipped an email begging him to greatly help cult members get away in the commune. His kid, Jeffrey, became a reporter at KXLY-TV in Washington. He and Congressman Leo Ryan had been both murdered through the Jonestown tragedy of 1978.