Cold Case: Boston Strangler Connected To Woman’s Death After 50-Years (VIDEO)

By Michael Klopfenstein INC

July 11, 2013 Updated Jul 11, 2013 at 11:13 PM EDT

BOSTON, Mass. (www.incnow.tv) – Nearly 50-years later, the murder of a Boston woman has been connected to the infamous Boston strangler, Albert Desalvo.

A DNA match has been made between Desalvo and Mary Sullivan, who was raped and murdered in her Boston apartment in 1964.

The forensic evidence lead prosecutors to ask a judge to order that Desalvo's body be exhumed to prove he murdered Sullivan.

Desalvo was sentenced to life in prison and was stabbed to death in 1973.

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