The man in the black hoodie told a mother through the door that he needed help, that he had been hitchhiking for 30 miles. But in truth, deputies say, Troy George Skinner had traveled much farther than that.
"He Flew Across the World to Break into a 14-Year-Old’s Home, Police Say. Her Mom Shot Him." is from the June 26, 2018 National section of The Washington Post. It was written by Meagan Flynn and narrated by Sam Scholl.