OF DENISE NICHOLAS' SISTER:
Denise Nicholas' (In The Heat Of The Night & Room 222) sister, Michelle
Burgen was murdered, execution style in the 70's. Burgen was a Assistant
Editor at Ebony Magazine and was rumored to freelance as an investigative reporter.
she was working on a big story and planning to meet a source. Instead,
the 26-year old newswoman was found dead in a locked rental car, in a secluded
parking lot at New York's LaGuardia Airport with a single bullet wound behind
her left ear. Execution style, the sign of an "professional hit."
and jewelry were left, untouched.
has never been solved despite the family offering a $5,000 reward.