published Friday, September 28th, 2012

Daughter of alleged killer shares her story in Saturday's Times Free Press

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    Carmen Webb holds her dog Angel as she talks about her father and the murder she says he committed 33-years-ago.
    Photo by Tim Barber /Chattanooga Times Free Press.

RINGGOLD, Ga. -- After years, Carmen Webb had forgiven her father, Jimmy Cardin, for what he did to her.

But when the Walker County Sheriff┬╣s office reopened a three-decade old murder case, Carmen was thrust into the middle of her father's choices again.

This time she couldn't forgive him for what she believes he did to Harrell "Sonny" Hulsey and how he left Hulsey's family without a resolution.

Read tomorrow's exclusive story about the 33-year-old cold case through the eyes of the daughter of the alleged killer.

about Joy Lukachick Smith...

Joy Lukachick Smith is the city government reporter for the Chattanooga Times Free Press. Since 2009, she's covered crime and court systems in North Georgia and rural Tennessee, landed an exclusive in-prison interview with a former cop convicted of killing his wife, exposed impropriety in an FBI-led, child-sex online sting and exposed corruption in government agencies. Earlier this year, Smith won the Malcolm Law Memorial Award for Investigative Reporting. She also won first place in ...

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