Arrest made in 1980 Minneapolis cold-case killing

Police have made an arrest in a 32-year-old homicide case, the Star Tribune reports. The arrest in Kansas last week stems from November 1980, when a 22-year-old woman was fatally stabbed in her basement apartment at 3242 Girard Ave. S., Sgt. Bill Palmer of the Minneapolis Police Department said.
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Police have made an arrest in a 32-year-old homicide case, the Star Tribune reports. DNA evidence led to the arrest of Robert William Skogstad, 57, the newspaper reports.

The arrest in Kansas last week stems from November 1980, when a 22-year-old woman was fatally stabbed in her basement apartment at 3242 Girard Ave. S., Sgt. Bill Palmer of the Minneapolis Police Department said.

MPR reporter Tim Nelson tweets that the suspect was a caretaker at the Uptown apartment building.

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