<span style="font-size: 20px; font-weight: 900;">Boston Strangler</span>
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<p><b>Why:</b> The remains of long-time Boston Strangler suspect Albert DeSalvo were being exhumed Thursday after preliminary DNA tests found a link between him and the last slaying attributed to the infamous 1960s serial killer, according to a prosecutor in Boston. Suffolk District Attorney Daniel Conley told reporters Thursday that DNA extracted from the body of 19-year-old Mary Sullivan shows a "familial match" with DeSalvo. [<a href="http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2013/07/11/boston-strangler-albert-desalvo-remains-dna-tests/2509061/">USA Today</a>]</p><br><br></span>

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Boston Strangler

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Why: The remains of long-time Boston Strangler suspect Albert DeSalvo were being exhumed Thursday after preliminary DNA tests found a link between him and the last slaying attributed to the infamous 1960s serial killer, according to a prosecutor in Boston. Suffolk District Attorney Daniel Conley told reporters Thursday that DNA extracted from the body of 19-year-old Mary Sullivan shows a "familial match" with DeSalvo. [USA Today]



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