New Genetic Technology Renews Hope For Finding The Zodiac Killer

KPIX – Could new genetic technology help crack the so-called Zodiac Killer case?

The Zodiac Killer is responsible for at least five murders in the late 1960s and early 1970s. The case, which was considered all but unsolvable, may have new legs.

The Zodiac Killer, who’s killing spree and ciphers around the Bay Area draw worldwide attention to this day, may be weeks away from being unmasked.

The Sacramento Bee reports that Vallejo police submitted letters and envelopes from the Zodiac Killer to a private lab to obtain a DNA profile.

The hope is that those envelopes he licked closed years ago, might be the final piece to crack the case.

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