COLD SUSAN POWELL CASE FILES

Lead Investigator Answers Questions About Susan Powell Case

May 14, 2019, 10:41 PM

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah — For years the search for Susan Powell rested on his shoulders.

Tonight, retired West Valley City Detective Ellis Maxwell sat down for a one-on-one interview to share his take on the case behind “Cold.”

Watch Mike Headrick’s full, live interview with Det. Maxwell to see what he had to say about the challenges of the case and if the case still weighs on him.

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Lead Investigator Answers Questions About Susan Powell Case