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Police release DNA profile in Boise murder cold case | KTVB.COM

BOISE — Boise Police have reopened a decades-old investigation into the murder of a Boise woman, hoping a profile generated by the killer’s DNA will help them finally crack the cold case.

Friday marks 30 years to the day since 65-year-old Joyce Casper was killed on Oct. 13, 1987.

Casper’s body was found inside her car at Day Drive and Robert Street, just 800 feet from the business she owned, Casper’s Vista Hallmark Shop in the Vista Village Shopping Center.

Investigators say they found evidence that Casper – who was known to work late – had been abducted from her shop in the early hours of the morning, sexually assaulted, and murdered.

The slaying remains unsolved.

“They’re cold for a reason. Detectives at the

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Police release DNA profile in Boise murder cold case

BOISE — Boise Police have reopened a decades-old investigation into the murder of a Boise woman, hoping a profile generated by the killer’s DNA will help them finally crack the cold case.

Friday marks 30 years to the day since 65-year-old Joyce Casper was killed on Oct. 13, 1987.

Casper’s body was found inside her car at Day Drive and Robert Street, just 800 feet from the business she owned, Casper’s Vista Hallmark Shop in the Vista Village Shopping Center.

Investigators say they found evidence that Casper – who was known to work late – had been abducted from her shop in the early hours of the morning, sexually assaulted, and murdered.

The slaying remains unsolved.

Casper’s case was reactivated in 2005, and a

Read more at: http://www.ktvb.com/news/crime/police-release-dna-profile-in-boise-murder-cold-case/483140219

Richmond Police release new information in double-murder cold case

RICHMOND, Ky. (WTVQ) – Richmond Police hope releasing new information will help solve a three-year old double-murder cold case.

Karen Simpson and Avery “Boochie” Evans were found murdered in their home off Valley Street in Richmond in June of 2014.

Since the killings, investigators have talked to a number of “persons of interest,” but no one has ever been arrested or charged in the case.

On Friday, investigators released a new description of someone they’re looking for from the night before the couple was found dead.

Police describe the young man as being light-skinned African-American, around 16-or-17 years old with short dreadlocks, wearing dark shorts and a striped shirt.  They say he had a backpack with a red emblem.  Investigators say he appeared to have blood on his hands and shirt and appeared to be disoriented or scared while walking along Valley Street.

Anyone with information in the case is asked to call the Richmond

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Richmond Police release new information in double-murder cold …

RICHMOND, Ky. (WTVQ) – Richmond Police hope releasing new information will help solve a three-year old double-murder cold case.

Karen Simpson and Avery “Boochie” Evans were found murdered in their home off Valley Street in Richmond in June of 2014.

Since the killings, investigators have talked to a number of “persons of interest,” but no one has ever been arrested or charged in the case.

On Friday, investigators released a new description of someone they’re looking for from the night before the couple was found dead.

Police describe the young man as being light-skinned African-American, around 16-or-17 years old with short dreadlocks, wearing dark shorts and a striped shirt.  They say he had a backpack with a red emblem.  Investigators say he appeared to have blood on his hands and shirt and appeared to be disoriented or scared while walking along Valley Street.

Anyone with information in the case is asked to call the Richmond

Read more at: https://www.wtvq.com/2017/08/11/richmond-police-release-new-information-double-murder-cold-case/

Oakland police release sketch of suspect in cold case murders

OAKLAND (KRON) — Police have released a sketch of a suspect in two Oakland homicides from 2013 and 2014.

The suspect seen in the sketch is believed to be connected to the killing of three young men.

One victim was just 13 years old.

Police say the teen, Lee Weathersby, was shot by a suspect on Dec. 2013. 

Just one month later, police say his brother Lamar Broussard and friend Derrick Harris were also shot and killed.

A picture of the suspect’s car has also been released. It is believed to be a silver Dodge

Read more at: http://kron4.com/2017/07/27/oakland-police-release-sketch-of-suspect-in-cold-case-murders/

Oakland police release sketch of suspect in cold case murders …

OAKLAND (KRON) — Police have released a sketch of a suspect in two Oakland homicides from 2013 and 2014.

The suspect seen in the sketch is believed to be connected to the killing of three young men.

One victim was just 13 years old.

Police say the teen, Lee Weathersby, was shot by a suspect on Dec. 2013. 

Just one month later, police say his brother Lamar Broussard and friend Derrick Harris were also shot and killed.

A picture of the suspect’s car has also been released. It is believed to be a silver Dodge

Read more at: http://kron4.com/2017/07/27/oakland-police-release-sketch-of-suspect-in-cold-case-murders/

San Jose police release sketch, photo in 2015 cold case murder …

SAN JOSE (BCN) — San Jose police are asking for the public’s help in identifying the suspects in a murder case from two years ago and have released a sketch of the shooter.

The victim, 19-year-old Christopher Keil, was talking to other people in the driveway of a home in the 1300 block of Sunbeam Circle on July 25, 2015, when a vehicle approached, police said.

A man got out of the vehicle and asked Keil if he was a gang member, but when he replied “no”, police say the suspect shot Keil.

The suspect then got into a white, compact four-door sedan driven by another suspect and they drove away. 

Keil was pronounced dead a short time later at a hospital.

Police Wednesday released a sketch of the shooting suspect and an image of the vehicle.

Anyone with information about the case is asked to contact San Jose

Read more at: http://kron4.com/2017/07/26/san-jose-police-release-sketch-photo-in-2015-cold-case-murder/

San Jose police release sketch, photo in 2015 cold case murder

SAN JOSE (BCN) — San Jose police are asking for the public’s help in identifying the suspects in a murder case from two years ago and have released a sketch of the shooter.

The victim, 19-year-old Christopher Keil, was talking to other people in the driveway of a home in the 1300 block of Sunbeam Circle on July 25, 2015, when a vehicle approached, police said.

A man got out of the vehicle and asked Keil if he was a gang member, but when he replied “no”, police say the suspect shot Keil.

The suspect then got into a white, compact four-door sedan driven by another suspect and they drove away. 

Keil was pronounced dead a short time later at a hospital.

Police Wednesday released a sketch of the shooting suspect and an image of the vehicle.

Anyone with information about the case is asked to contact San Jose

Read more at: http://kron4.com/2017/07/26/san-jose-police-release-sketch-photo-in-2015-cold-case-murder/