JOYCE NANCE SPOTLIGHTIn crime on September 3, 2012 at 6:54 am
Joyce Nance, award winning documentarian, video editor, Albuquerque Sports News publisher, and paralegal at the Public Defenders Office, has written her first book. She is currently pursuing a degree in Criminal Justice and working on her next project about an unsolved mass murder in New Mexico.
Her current book, “Escaping the Arroyo” is about a 1981 abduction and kidnapping of two University of New Mexico coeds as they walked home from getting a cup of coffee. This book is based on the true story of what happened that night. It is a gritty tale of of unspeakable violence and the relentless search for justice, but it is also the story of a young woman’s incredible will to live….and her life-long struggle to escape the legacy of that deadly arroyo.
Escaping the Arroyo is available on ebook and paperback at
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