Golden State Killer identified as Joseph DeAngelo, arrested decades after his crimes

On Wednesday, authorities in Sacramento announced that they had arrested a former police officer after matching “discarded DNA evidence from his Sacramento area home with genetic evidence” from the crimes committed by the Golden State Killer, aka the East Area rapist, aka the Original Night Stalker. Joseph James DeAngelo, 72, was arrested after investigators a DNA … Continue reading Golden State Killer identified as Joseph DeAngelo, arrested decades after his crimes