He has been booked into the San Diego county jail on a single count of murder.
John Michael Scalzi II (born May 10, 1969) is an American science fiction author, online writer, and former president of the Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America.
The third novel set in the same universe, The Last Colony, was released in April 2007.
It was nominated for the 2008 Hugo Award for Best Novel.
During his 1989–1990 school year, Scalzi was also the editor-in-chief of The Chicago Maroon.