Face for the Suspect

Police in Newport Beach, California, have used DNA left behind at a crime scene 45 years ago to reconstruct what the suspect might have looked like, UPI reports.

Eleven-year-old Linda O'Keefe went missing on July 6, 1973 and was found dead the next day, it adds, noting that at the time, witnesses reported seeing Linda speak with someone in a turquoise van, but that her killer was not found.

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