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Albert DeSalvo (WBZ-TV file image)

DNA Evidence Definitively Links Albert DeSalvo In Boston Strangler Case

DNA evidence has definitively linked Albert DeSalvo to the death of Mary Sullivan, a woman believed to be the Boston Strangler’s last victim, authorities announced Friday.

07/19/2013

Investigators exhume Albert DeSalvo's body in Peabody. (Photo from BPDNews)

Albert DeSalvo’s Body Exhumed For DNA In Boston Strangler Case

DeSalvo’s body was taken to the medical examiner, where tissue or bone samples will be taken.

07/12/2013

Albert DeSalvo. (Photo by Getty Images)

Albert DeSalvo Body To Be Dug Up For DNA In Boston Strangler Case

Albert DeSalvo’s remains will be dug up because DNA from the scene of Mary Sullivan’s rape and murder produced a “familial match” with him.

07/12/2013

Self-confessed Boston Strangler Albert DeSalvo stands in jail for unrelated crime in an undated photo. A news conference was held to announce that DNA evidence taken from Mary Sullivan, one of the 11 women killed by the Boston Strangler, did not match that of Albert DeSalvo, who police said was the killer, December 6, 2001 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Getty Images)

New DNA Testing Ties Boston Strangler To 1964 Mary Sullivan Murder

Investigators say new testing on DNA evidence ties Albert DeSalvo to the 1964 murder of Mary Sullivan.

07/11/2013

Albert DeSalvo (WBZ-TV file image)

Albert DeSalvo’s Family Furious About Secret DNA Collection

The family of a deceased man suspected of being the Boston Strangler is outraged police secretly followed his nephew to collect DNA for new tests.

07/11/2013

Mary Sullivan. (WBZ-TV file image)

After 49 Years, Police May ‘Have Their Man’ In Mary Sullivan’s Murder

Sullivan, 19, was raped and murdered in her Charles Street apartment on January 4, 1964, just three days after she moved to the city from the Cape.

07/11/2013

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