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Suspect in decades-old murder, rape cold cases ID’d through DNA: Police – ABC News

Suspect in decades-old murder, rape cold cases ID’d through DNA: Police  ABC News

The man behind a 1989 rape and a 1994 rape and murder in suburban, Washington, D.C., has finally been identified through DNA and genetic genealogy, …

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DNA, forensic genealogy link man who died in 2017 to 2 cold case rapes, killing – Fox News

DNA, forensic genealogy link man who died in 2017 to 2 cold case rapes, killing  Fox News

DNA and forensic genealogy have solved two cold cases in Maryland—a rape and a murder—but the suspect won’t have to answer for his alleged crimes.

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Arrest of Golden State Killer suspect sparked break in 1999 murders of Alabama teens – AL.com

Arrest of Golden State Killer suspect sparked break in 1999 murders of Alabama teens  AL.com

The 2018 arrest of the alleged Golden State Killer through use of a genealogy and DNA database sparked the chain of events that led to the break in an …

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Criminal Suspects Deserve Genetic Privacy, Too – Slate

Criminal Suspects Deserve Genetic Privacy, Too  Slate

This article is part of Future Tense, a partnership of Slate, New America, and Arizona State University. On Wednesday, Future Tense will host an event in …

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Ozark police chief: ‘DNA doesn’t lie’ – Dothan First

Ozark police chief: ‘DNA doesn’t lie’  Dothan First

DOTHAN, Ala. (WDHN) — Through the use of DNA engineering and genetic genealogy, Coley McCraney, a man with no criminal background, has been …

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DNA links suspect to 1999 cold case murders of 2 teenage girls, police say – ABC News

DNA links suspect to 1999 cold case murders of 2 teenage girls, police say  ABC News

Alabama police have linked a suspect to the 1999 cold case murders of two 17-year-old girls using DNA and genetic genealogy. Investigators identified Coley …

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DNA, genealogy used to solve cold case rapes, homicide in Rockville – WTOP

DNA, genealogy used to solve cold case rapes, homicide in Rockville  WTOP

Montgomery County police have identified a suspect in two cold case rapes and a homicide that happened in Rockville, Maryland, in 1989 and 1994.

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Ancient migration transformed Spain’s DNA – BBC News

Ancient migration transformed Spain’s DNA  BBC News

A migration from Central Europe transformed the genetic make-up of people in Spain during the Bronze Age, a study reveals. DNA evidence shows the migrants …

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