Sun set over the bay of San Juan del Sur.

Death in Paradise

In the June 2007 feature story "The Boomtown, the Gringo, the Girl, and Her Murder" Tony D'Souza reports on the trial of American Eric Volz in Nicaragua. Listen to D'Souza discuss the investigation in our podcast interview, see more of Jason Florio's photos of San Juan del Sur, and, coming soon, read a transcript of his two-hour prison talk


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Podcast: Interview with Tony D'Souza
Anthony Cerretani talks to D'Souza about the challenges he faced in reporting on the murder trial of Eric Volz.

Gallery: San Juan del Sur
See Jason Florio's photos of the small Nicaraguan town and it's inhabitants, including pristine beaches and family members of murder victim Doris Jiménez honoring her memory.

Exclusive Preview: The Boomtown, the Gringo, the Girl, and Her Murder
Read the first section of the June feature story here.

Behind Bars: Q&A with Eric Volz
Tony D'Souza talks to Volz in prison in this exclusive online interview.