Canvass – area businesses
On Monday, October 8, 2018, the Yoknapatawpha County Sheriff's Department visited businesses in the area of the Campus Walk apartment complex and The Turn apartment complex, where Kristi Waterson lived. They spoke to employees at the businesses, looking for anyone who saw or heard anything on the night Kristi Waterson died, Saturday, October 6, 2018.
The interviews below are some of the most typical or relevant to the investigation and are representative of all interviews conducted.
Occupation: Plumber, Dixie Drains
Investigator: I understand you were out on Hathorn Road on Saturday?
Joel Bryce: That's right. Had an emergency after-hours call.
Investigator: What did you see?
Joel Bryce: I was coming out from under one of the buildings over at the Ewok Village, and I was dusting off and getting my snake out of there when I seen this clean-cut boy walking up the street.
Investigator: Could you tell where he was going?
Joel Bryce: He was headed towards The Turn apartments. I done some work over there a time or two.
Investigator: Did you notice what he was wearing?
Joel Bryce: He had on brown pants, a blue shirt, and carried a bag.
Investigator: Did he do something that attracted your attention?
Joel Bryce: No, except he was the only person I seen walking that night.
Investigator: What time did you see him?
Joel Bryce: Must've been sometime between 7:30 and 8:00 p.m. that evening.
Investigator: Thank you.