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Detectives still searching for answers in 19-year-old’s 1972 death

  • Video by Tyne Phillips / tphillips@staradvertiser.com

    Nancy Anderson was killed in Waikiki on Jan. 7, 1972 and her killer was never found. 47 years later, Honolulu police are reopening the case.

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    After 47 years detectives are still searching for answers in Nancy Anderson’s death in Waikiki.

  • GEORGE F. LEE / GLEE@STARADVERTISER.COM

    Jack Anderson of Seattle appeared at a Friday news conference at HPD headquarters via videoconferencing. He said his family was searching for closure in the 1972 slaying of his sister, Nancy Anderson.

  • GEORGE F. LEE / GLEE@STARADVERTISER.COM

    With advances in DNA technology, Honolulu police are still testing evidence in Nancy Anderson’s Waikiki homicide, said Detective Michael Ogawa, one of two on the Honolulu Police Department’s cold-case detail.

After 47 years detectives are still searching for answers in the 19-year-old’s death in Waikiki. Read more

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