Tom Clayton, Joe Biden, Clayton Sandell discussed on World News Tonight with David Muir

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To be at hatch park within less than a minute of each other, John, he owns this house, five miles from the park. Police searched it Wednesday night, carrying out bags of evidence and digging in the backyard making a gruesome discovery where neighbors say he'd recently set a fire charred, material was located which has now been determined to be female human tissue Janis. Online profiles claim he works in IT was a contractor for Goldman Sachs and spent six months in the army national guard. Police are not talking about a motive or exactly how he and the Twenty-three-year-old Luek knew each other investigators now following a digital trail of text messages, social media and dating apps for clues. This is one of the most difficult phone calls I've ever made. As both Greg and his wife, Diana. Were devastated heartbroken by this news and Clayton Sandell joins us live Clayton. Just a horrific discovery. We saw the police chief fair of motion during that press conference. And he revealed at this point, they're not certain the suspect acted alone. That's right, Tom. They police chief said that this investigation is not over. And they want to know if that's us Specht, acted alone or with somebody else's help. He also said the suspect claims, he didn't know MacKenzie Luek, but had several photos of her on his phone. Tom Clayton's dealt with those new developments Clayton. Thank you. We turned to politics now in the shakeup and the democratic race for twenty twenty some big moments and big clashes from that debate early front runner. Joe Biden, taking hits onstage from Senator, Kamala Harris confronting him over civil rights issues less than twenty four hours later. The former vice president fiercely defending his record early will meant him in the race seem to shift. Here's ABC's Mary, Bruce, Joe Biden came to Jesse Jackson's rainbow push coalition. Today looking for a do over before I start I like to say something about the debate we had last night. He's talking about that defining moment from last night's debate Senator Kamala Harris confronting the. Vice president for touting his ability to work with anyone even segregationist senators I do not believe you are a racist. And I agree with you. When you commit yourself to the importance of finding common ground, but I also believe and is personal and I was actually very it was hurtful to hear you talk about the reputations of two United States senators who built their reputations and career.

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