What's happened so far…
Investigation Day 1
Investigation Day 2
Investigation Day 3
CSU sent over a preliminary list of evidence collected from the scene along with some photos.
That afternoon, investigators wrapped up their canvass of nearby residents of the Smith/O'Connor neighborhood.
Investigation Day 4
After speaking with the partners, the detectives talked to the other employees at Veronica's practice.
Meanwhile, investigators talked to Veronica's friends to find out more about where Veronica was the evening she died and what her mood was like.
Investigation Day 5
Investigation Day 6
Investigators also looked into where Dr. O'Connor was the night his sister-in-law died.
Detectives Armstrong and Murphy met with Veronica's attorney to find out more about the malpractice lawsuit.
Investigation Day 7
After the detectives talked to Ruthie Foreman, investigators went to the hospital to speak to her co-workers about her and her activities the night Veronica Smith died.
Meanwhile, other investigators reviewed the harassing text messages Veronica had been receiving.
Detectives in New York spoke to Wallace Smith's neighbors about his whereabouts the night Veronica died.
Back in Yoknapatawpha county, investigators went back and talked to Veronica's neighbors again in light of new information.
Investigation Day 8
The detectives started the morning talking to Kenneth Lemmons' attorney since they'd been unable to reach Mr. Lemmons himself.
Then they reviewed the incident report from Veronica's 911 call reporting that her tires had been slashed.
After Mr. Lemmons left, the detectives located a copy of his wife's obituary.
Investigation Day 9
The next morning, they met with Dwight Kramer's wife to find out more about his activities the night Veronica died.
Later, investigators tried to determine whether any employees at the Malco theater had seen Kenneth Lemmons the night Veronica died.
Investigation Day 10
First thing in the morning, the detectives talked to the man who towed Veronica's car and repaired the tires.
When they finished, the detectives learned that the crime lab had sent over a summary of some of their preliminary findings from the scene.
They also reviewed a map that other YCSD investigators had created showing where that prepaid cell phone was each time it sent a text message to Veronica.
In light of what they'd learned so far about the harassing text messages, the detectives asked CSU to take another look at the exterior of the Smith residence.
After lunch, the coroner filed a summary report of their autopsy findings, which prompted Detectives Armstrong and Murphy to meet with a fellow detective to learn more about one item of particular interest in that report.
Later, the detectives talked to Veronica's brother-in-law again to find out what he knew about that same question.
Investigation Day 11
The next morning, the detectives asked Veronica's husband to clarify some things they've learned during the investigation.
While they were waiting for their next interviewee to arrive, the detectives looked over the purchase information and usage details for that prepaid cell phone.
That afternoon, the detectives had Dwight Kramer come in again to find out whether the hospital could have any connection to the unexpected finding in Veronica's autopsy.
Next, the detectives intended to speak with Kenneth Lemmons but ended up talking to his attorney instead.
Investigation Day 12
The detectives spent the first part of the day obtaining several search warrants, the first of which they executed that afternoon.
Investigation Day 13
The next day, the detectives split up to search two locations at the same time.
Investigation Day 14
Investigation Day 15
After seeing Patrol's report, the detectives searched the subject's residence.
Meanwhile, the local media reported on unrelated arrests involving a substance of interest.
Investigation Day 16
Investigation Day 17
While they were waiting for the forensics on the evidence from the searches, the detectives sat down again with a person of interest to try to clear up some questions about their actions.
Investigation Day 18
After reviewing the crime lab's preliminary findings on the search evidence, the detectives knew what they had to do.
They made an arrest that same day.