Produced for Reuters TV. Dec. 9, 2012.
Colleen LaRose, an American woman who called herself Jihad Jane online, was arrested in 2009 for plotting to kill Swedish cartoonist Lars Vilks. Reuters investigative correspondent John Shiffman chronicles LaRose on her to journey to jihad, beginning with her abusive childhood. This first installment of a two-part series was packaged with a serialized text piece by John Shiffman.
Credits: sole camera, producer, writer and editor.