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In August, 1977, convenience store clerk Mary Pierce was abducted from the store and was taken to a cornfield west of Greeley, where she was …

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Cold case: Man arrested in 1989 rape, murder of Washington state teenager

A cup helped solve a 30-year-old murder in the state of Washington, police say.<p>Police say new DNA evidence that emerged from a drinking cup led to the arrest Tuesday in the rape and murder of a teenage girl who was last seen going for a jog with her family dog.<p>The Whatcom County Sheriff's Office …

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DNA leads to cold case arrest in deadly stabbing of 19-year-old woman in 1976

Dogged cold case detectives have linked a known sexual predator to the decades-old murder of a 19-year-old woman near San Francisco through DNA.<p>Leon Seymour, 71, was charged Wednesday with fatally stabbing Denise Lampe in Daly City, Calif., in 1976. Prosecutors said a blood stain on Lampe’s jacket …

Detectives Reopen 22-Year-Old Cold Case Murder in Davie

Renee Martin had a great job in Boca Raton. She had her own townhome in Davie. Her friends say Martin didn’t drink or do drugs. For her, it was work …

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Investigators, The M-Vac Is No Longer The Question

There is a junction in the lifecycle of every product or service where its validity and usefulness is verified. Are we there with the M-Vac System? I …

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Murder of Teen Found Gagged in Bathtub Solved 40 Years Later with M-Vac DNA Collection

NewsThe employment of a wet vacuum DNA collection method on the 40-year-old evidence at the crime scene where 16-year-old Sharon Schollmeyers was …

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DNA Evidence Collected By M-Vac Helps Solve 40 Year Old Cold Case

Investigators Use Aggressive Wet-Vacuum DNA Collection Method On 1977 Murder(PRWeb June 29, 2017)Read the full story at …

Leeds serial rapist brought to justice thanks to advances in forensic science

A serial rapist who attacked a woman in her own bed after breaking into her home has been brought to justice after 26 years.<p>Raymond Manners was …

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DNA From Exhumed Body of Priest Could Solve Cold-Case Murder of Nun, Baltimore Police Say

The exhumation of a Catholic priest’s body by Baltimore County Police could hold the key to solving the 47-year-old cold case of a murdered nun.<p>On …

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After 20 years, Chris Tapp walks free – and he wants Angie Dodge’s killer not to

The fallout from a 20-year-old unsolved homicide leaves an Idaho woman struggling with the killing of her teenage daughter, the death of her …

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Idaho Man Cleared on Rape, Resentenced in 1996 Murder, Released from Prison

Chris Tapp was sentenced to 30 years to life in prison for the rape and murder of 18-year-old Angie Dodge, brutally slain in her Idaho Falls …

NatGeo to pay for DNA analysis in Brazos County cold case, create documentary

National Geographic Explorer has paid to analyze DNA found under the fingernails of a local woman brutally slain in 1981, helping the Brazos County …

Police: Man who fled to Mexico in 2006 is cold case murder suspect

A Mexican who fled the U.S. a decade ago has been identified as the suspect in the 1997 cold case killing of a 26-year-old Southern Californian woman, police said.<p>Cops believe college student Sunny Sudweeks was raped and strangled to death when an intruder broke into her home in Costa Mesa home …

Etan Patz – boy on the milk carton – gets justice: Man convicted in 1979 murder

A 56-year-old former convenience store clerk was convicted Tuesday of killing Etan Patz, the 6-year-old New York City boy who disappeared from his Soho neighborhood nearly 38 years ago and became one of the most visible symbols for missing children.<p>Patz went missing on his way to a school bus stop …

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Cold case murder of Righteous Brothers singer's ex-wife solved

Investigators used a controversial DNA testing method to solve the decades-old killing of the ex-wife of Righteous Brothers singer Bill Medley, the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department said Friday.<p>Karen Klaas was attacked Jan. 30, 1976 as she returned to her home in Hermosa Beach. The …

Inaccuracy in DNA report called out at Candace Derksen murder retrial

The lab that conducted DNA tests on crime scene evidence and potential suspects in the Candace Derksen case never disclosed an inaccuracy in one of …