Published Apr 25, 2018 at 8:42 AM | Updated at 10:32 AM PDT on Apr 25, 2018
The case had grown cold for the serial killer known by at least four nicknames since his crime spree of rapes and slayings began in 1976. He was dubbed the East Area Rapist after his start in Northern California.
The Original Night Stalker after a series of Southern California slayings. The Diamond Knot Killer for using the elaborate knot to bind two of his victims. And most recently the Golden State Killer.