A DJ in Pennsylvania was convicted of killing an elementary school teacher in 1992 after being identified as a suspect when a relative submitted DNA to a genealogy database.
Raymond Rowe, 50, pleaded guilty to first-degree murder on Tuesday for the death of 25-year-old Christy Mirack, local news outlet WHTM reported.
He also pleaded guilty to three counts of rape, two counts of involuntary deviate sexual intercourse and one count of burglary, according to the TV news channel.
After his guilty plea, Rowe was sentenced to life in prison without parole and a consecutive prison term of 60 to 120 years, avoiding the possibility of the death penalty had the case gone to trial.
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