The Zodiac Killer, who roamed Northern California in the late 1960s, was known for cryptic ciphers. He sent this Halloween card to San Francisco Chronicle crime reporter Paul Avery in 1970. He was never caught. Sharon Okada
The Zodiac Killer, who roamed Northern California in the late 1960s, was known for cryptic ciphers. He sent this Halloween card to San Francisco Chronicle crime reporter Paul Avery in 1970. He was never caught. Sharon Okada
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Can DNA identify the Zodiac Killer now that it has revealed the East Area Rapist suspect?

May 01, 2018 03:55 AM

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