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Meanwhile possible big break in solving what do you most notorious unsolved crimes in American history.
Authorities in Massachusetts say they have DNA evidence linking Albert to -- though the man who confessed to being the Boston strangler.
To -- solid then the last of eleven victims found slain between 1962.
And they plan to exhume his body in order to make a final determination.
Doctor Michael Baden is a forensic pathologist and Fox News contributor no stranger to this infamous case doctor -- exhumed the bodies.
A very solid an end to sell though.
More than a decade ago he says at each turn.
He was rebuffed by Boston Police to compare the DNA found on -- Two possible DNA found at the crime scene hi doctor Bonnie how are you can you believe after all this time they think they may have something definitive this week.
That is terrific that's terrific however.
At the request of the family.
A group of forensic scientists who gathered together myself included.
And we exhumed the body.
The Mary Sullivan back in 2001 and then.
The body to salvo and went let back into -- what did you find then we found there was DNA on the body Mary Sullivan.
And therefore -- which was not -- -- It was a male DNA we then -- exhume the body would be.
At the request of the de salvo family who approach always very cooperative.
And found his DNA.
It didn't match it didn't match it.
Did not match back -- back in 2001.
Because what's happening now as you know is investigators say that they have found what they call a familial.
Match between this elbow and nice elements of -- it's -- -- Lou will look at is what we wanted to do then that we spoke with the Boston Police.
Is to get a sample of the scene in that that was noted to be on the blanket.
At the time in 1962.
When she was murdered.
And they refused to give -- to -- to compare it to the unit DNA the event we had derived.
And that's where instead they could have taken DNA then they could've looked at it.
Did this our whole family who had both -- was a 100% cooperative in trying to resolve this then.
And there is evidence because now they seem to be stalking the Desalvo family to get a bottle with saliva on -- And that is that the reason they say they have this familial match is that they found a discarded water bottle from his nephew.
-- made us look to that I guess from the garbage and they found DNA saliva on that bottle that they think matches the crime scene.
-- -- -- From his family not that the nephew was involved but that it was it close enough link -- -- in the salvo family was there.
That the Y chromosome is interesting because that was how Thomas Jefferson was found to be the father of various.
By tracing the Y chromosomes that's been around long -- But how do you explain the disconnect that you found that the DNA didn't match that it doesn't want and now they believe -- -- does that you were looking at different you know we're looking at DNA from the pubic area.
Some of it because this -- a rape.
In which was part of it yes yes.
And to see of that DNA matches the blanket.
But we do think that I think that it's an appropriate for the Boston Police and out of there ready to do this so willing to do it to get that the material on two and -- -- we exhumed.
The -- salvo body at that time.
And have tissues from that presently that -- potential DNA so they're doing.
This is this the CIA -- -- of -- watching different relatives saluted discards something when is Desalvo family could be very willing to do at all.
So even after all this time.
Even an -- fourteen plus years later they DNA will still tell the story in -- in the states.
-- yes it will in the have to general together to Celia.
No what the DNA from the Mary selvin.
Exhumation will hold for whom that is from.
As well as presently from the the bottle of that lady every to retrieve which is DNA from another person a -- So but is safe to say that if they do find out that the DNA is connected between Desalvo who confessed that later recanted and the crime TV you would be surprised that mean you don't know how did you ruled him out because of your what you know you know.
Because the DNA that was found at the fifty years may be other people -- handled things and remember that bodies go through.
And bombing and and people handle it -- could be one of the handle those who wasn't wearing gloves which they're not supposed to do but.
They can be DNA from other persons there that that has nothing to do with the murder.
But I think that there on the road to -- to -- this one case.
One of the problems does he confessed about thirteen murders and eleven -- in the Boston strangler.
And there was no evidence to link him to any of them and in the serial murders what was unusual.
Was that -- -- all women young women.
And the Caucasian women black women.
It didn't match the normal serial -- -- usually picks a certain type.
If she's just saying that Mary Sullivan's family.
Again even after all these years from 1962 this week are still so emotional Malia and praying for a resolute.
We we zoom -- so cut Cape Cod cemetery which was buried.
The big sister and then the nephew -- there just wonderful people.
Torn -- emotion this is what -- often people don't understand.
It isn't just the murder victim that suffers.
Its friends relatives and certainly Casey chairman.
Have that every day they think about that murdered did Mary Sullivan.
And they want to get it right I hope the bush the police -- getting it right even though if -- this time.
Yeah I mean there's always talk about closure in crime and crimes and and victims don't like that because it never makes the pain go away but it does help when I -- some as some.
Answers finally it does help.
Fifty is -- -- our first thought as a medical examiner.
And I went sit down and have family that first Jensen well I hope this helps bring closure you know funny at the cause of death of your mom.
And they say no it doesn't bring closure -- just.
-- didn't answer some questions.
And then prudent closure.
-- -- -- yes it's elusive but it is good to get answers and doctor -- thanks so much for explaining your history with this we'll see what happens this week thank you very much thank you.
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