In a move I didn’t see coming, though I’m pleased it did, the district attorney has referred the almost 31-year-old investigation of Jimmy “Superfly” Snuka’s role in Nancy Argentino’s death to the Lehigh County (Pennsylvania) grand jury. This latest development in the long-dormant cold case — I call it pro wrestling’s Chappaquiddick because Snuka’s lack of accountability so closely parallels Ted Kennedy’s — made international news. On Thursday I spoke at length with a producer for a network television news magazine program….
Now that district attorney James Martin has implicitly acknowledged the flaws in the original investigation coordinated by predecessor William Platt (today a senior judge in the Pennsylvania court system), what’s to be done? I have a theory.