MFFJ Curated News: Help Spread the Word About the 30-year-old Murder of Spc. Darlene Krashoc
"After a 30-year wait, investigators have pictured the face of an Army specialist’s killer.
Investigators used a process called phenotyping, relying on DNA samples obtained from the crime scene to reconstruct the likely face of the mysterious man who murdered Spc. Darlene Krashoc and dumped her body behind a Korean restaurant in Colorado Springs on St. Patrick’s Day in 1987.“These cases never die,” Colorado Springs Police Lt. Howard Black told The Colorado Springs Gazette. Krashoc was only 20 years old when someone beat her, bit her, sexually assaulted her and strangled her with a coat hanger and leather straps. She also may have been tossed from a moving vehicle, according to her autopsy. A week before her grisly murder, the Fort Carson soldier told her mom she was upset and wanted to leave the Army, though she didn’t say who or what was troubling her, The Gazette reported." READ MORE