Sources: Contamination May Have Led To Dna Link In Occupy Protest, 2004 Murder

Investigators are probing whether contamination at a city laboratory could have led to the match between DNA found at the murder scene of a Juilliard student eight years ago and a chain used at a recent Occupy Wall Street protest, law enforcement sources said Wednesday.

Sections:  news   u.s.   
  • Occupy Wall Street
    Occupy Wall Street (OWS) was a protest movement against economic inequality that began in Zuccotti Park, located in New York City's Wall Street financial district, in September 2011. It gave rise to the wider Occupy movement in the United States and other countries.
    09/24/2020 - 10:17 pm | View Website
  • Identifying and Preventing DNA Contamination in a DNA ...
    DNA from nonhuman sources, such as bacteria contaminating a casework sample, will not be amplified and detected because STR systems are species-specific (1). Here we discuss ways to detect DNA contamination and present tips to minimize contamination problems. DETECTING DNA CONTAMINATION
    09/24/2020 - 9:24 am | View Website
  • DNA from Sarah Fox Murder Scene Linked to Chain Used in ...
    The DNA found on a chain used in a recent Occupy Wall Street protest -- matching DNA found at the murder scene of a Juilliard student killed in Inwood eight years ago -- does not belong to a man...
    09/24/2020 - 4:23 am | View Website
  • Hong Kong 'Umbrella' protesters found guilty of public ...
    They could be jailed for up to seven years for their part in the "Umbrella Movement" protests of 2014. ... so-called "Occupy trio" - sociology professor Chan Kin-man, 60, law professor Benny Tai ...
    09/22/2020 - 8:58 am | View Website
  • Questions Raised About NYPD’s Claims Linking Occupy Wall ...
    Unnamed sources sparked a media furor -- now being questioned -- linking DNA from an Occupy-Wall-Street-affiliated protest to an eight-year-old murder.
    09/19/2020 - 8:32 am | View Website
  • More

Comment On This Story

Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More U.s. News