The “Golden State Killer” in California has been found and arrested. The man who authorities report committed at least 12 homicides, 45 rapes and countless burglaries through the seventies and eighties is now in custody.
A press conference was held in Sacramento Wednesday. Sacramento County Prosecutor Anne Marie Schubert, among several law enforcement officials, spoke to reporters . . . .
The “Golden State Killer” has now been identified as 72-year-old Joseph James DeAngelo. He was once a police officer with the Auburn, California police department.