The victims were all student nurses but when another student discovered the bodies, they were so covered in blood that she could only recognise one of her friends.
The bodies were littered around the living room, bedrooms and bathroom and the sight of them made a hardened crime reporter vomit, twice.
The victims had been gagged and restrained before being raped and butchered. There was only one survivor.
She said the killer spoke with a Southern drawl...