After touring Othram, a forensic DNA sequencing laboratory, Jeanne Ayotte was inspired to contribute $7,000 toward identifying a man who’d gone missing in 1983.
Cold case investigators poring over Dennis Rader’s journals, notebooks and other documents have discovered evidence suggesting that he killed more than the 10 people he was convicted of murdering.
Jeffrey Norman Crum, 61, who is already serving two life sentences in prison, is accused of the murder, kidnapping and sexual assault of Jennifer Odom.
Jewell Parchman Langford visited Montreal and never returned home.
Rita Curran, 24, was strangled by her newlywed neighbor while home alone. Her killer later moved to Thailand and became a monk, Vermont police said.
Richard Allen faces two counts of murder in the deaths of Abby Williams, 13, and Libby German, 14.
Holly Marie Clouse, who reportedly was left at a church as a baby by robed religious followers, was found after her family's cold-case murder was reopened.
A 74-year-old man has been charged in the stabbing death of Melissa Ann Tremblay, whose body was found in a railyard.
Police in Spokane, Washington, described the murder of Candy Rogers more than 62 years ago as "the Mount Everest of our cold cases."
Paul Flores, who was the last person seen with the 25-year-old before she vanished, was arrested Tuesday along with his father, Ruben Flores.