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Genealogy database, gum help convict DJ in '92 killing
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Published in 9-1-2019
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LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) A popular DJ pleaded guilty Tuesday to raping and strangling a schoolteacher in 1992 after being identified as a suspect as a result of DNA a relative had submitted to a genealogy database. Raymond Charles Rowe apologized in court for killing 25-year-old elementary school teacher Christy Mirack at her apartment in Lancaster. He was sentenced to life without parole. "I'm sorry, sir, to the family," the 50-year-old Rowe, who performed under the name DJ Freez, said as he faced Mirack's relatives. "I can't imagine what you're going through.
Reference: www.chron.com