Jennifer Horton

Jennifer Horton

Investigative Reporter

Montgomery, AL

Jennifer Horton is an investigative reporter for WSFA 12 News in Montgomery. Her reporting focuses on issues involving criminal justice, specifically crime, government corruption, and the state and federal court system. During Jennifer’s 12-year stint at WSFA she has served as a weekend anchor and general assignment reporter, traveling the state and country covering stories that impact local viewers. Jennifer is an active member of the Gray News Investigative team, the Investigative Reporters and Editors organization, and a graduate of Auburn University.

Awards:

  • Alabama Associated Press Best Reporter
  • Alabama Broadcasters Association “Best in Broadcast: Investigative Reporting”
  • Southeast Emmy Excellence in My Market Awards: honors in General Assignment Reporting & Investigative Reporting
  • VOCAL Voice for Victims

Education:

  • Auburn University, Radio, Television, and Film; Spanish

Recent Articles by Jennifer

Ed Henry avoids prison, sentenced to probation in Medicare fraud case

Alabama continues to pay former Gov. Bentley’s legal bills

  ‘Please don’t let me die’: Teen pleads for help after Montgomery shooting

Staggering violence, sexual assaults and death in Alabama prisons

  Parents remember daughter day after tornado took her life