Exeter Crime

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  • Alleged Golden State Killer charged with another mur...

    Tuesday Aug 14 | via KFOR-TV Oklahoma City 

    Joseph DeAngelo, 72, was charged with the September 1975 murder of college professor Claude Snelling, with a special allegation of the use of a firearm, according to the Tulare County, California, District Attorney's Office. "Numerous other crimes, including burglary and attempted murder of a peace officer allegedly committed by DeAngelo during the 1970s in Tulare County, cannot be filed due to the statute of limitations," prosecutors said.

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    Related Topix: Violent Crime, Tulare County, CA, California, Exeter, CA

  • Accused Golden State Killer to face new charges in 1...

    Monday Aug 13 | via Stars and Stripes 

    Tulare County officials plan to file charges against Golden State Killer suspect Joseph James DeAngelo in a 1975 slaying in Visalia, according to a source. DeAngelo, who is in custody in the Sacramento County Main Jail and faces 12 murder counts in Sacramento, Orange, Ventura and Santa Barbara counties, is now suspected of also being the "Visalia Ransacker" who burglarized dozens of homes in the area in the 1970s and is believed to have killed 45-year-old Claude Snelling in December 1975.

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  • Farmersville liquor store owner back in jail, this t...

    Monday Jul 30 | via The Fresno Bee 

    A liquor store owner in Farmersville is under arrest for murder five days after the man he shot and wounded in an ongoing dispute died, police said. Harbhajan Singh Mundi, 56, of Exeter, was arrested Saturday at his home and is now in the Tulare County jail.

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  • Golden State Killer may be responsible for murder an...

    Friday Jul 27 | via Daily Mail 

    Was Golden State Killer behind a murder that another man died in prison for? Prosecutors to review 1979 brutal rape and murder of young California mother The Orange County District Attorney's office agreed to review the conviction of William Evins in the killing of a 28-year-old woman in 1979 Officials note, however, that they will have to look at the evidence to determine whether DNA testing is a possibility Attorney Annee Della Donna said she made the request after detecting similarities in Evins' case with the so-called Golden State Killer's Joseph DeAngelo is charged with 12 killings throughout the state in the 1970s and 1980s, including one in Orange County in 1980 Prosecutors agreed Wednesday to review a decades-old murder investigation after an attorney said she detected similarities to attacks by a notorious California serial killer and not the man who was convicted in the case.

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  • Did an innocent man die in prison for one of the Eas...

    Sunday Jul 22 | via The Miami Herald 

    Two girls were killed in Central Valley towns while the suspected East Area Rapist, aka The Golden State Killer, worked nearby as a cop. Oscar Clifton died in jail after being convicted for one of the girl's deaths.

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