From CNN today (8/3/11):
” Notorious serial killer Ted Bundy confessed to more than 30 murders before he was sent to Florida’s electric chair in 1989, but experts have always believed there were more.
Now, investigators across the country are hoping a vial of Bundy’s blood — kept as part of a case record — will prove or disprove his involvement in cold cases dating as far back as 1961.
Bundy’s blood, recovered from an evidence lab in Columbia County, Florida, will be entered into the FBI’s Combined DNA Index System (CODIS) on Friday. Investigators say it’s a major milestone in a decades-long search for evidence to complete the killer’s profile.”
Complete article here.
Perhaps now some long-cold cases can be resolved.