EXPOSED: Arrest in the East Area Rapist Investigation Update

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Law enforcement from across the state announced the arrest of Joseph James DeAngelo, who has now been charged with eight counts of murder in connection with the East Area Rapist investigation.

The decades-old case has brought terror to Northern, Southern and central California since the late 1970s.

Using DNA evidence, police say they have begun to connect the dots between DeAngelo and the infamous crime spree.

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