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Krajcir Charged with Pennsylvania Murder

Krajcir Charged with Pennsylvania Murder
By: Christy Hendricks

MUHLENBURG, Pa. - Authorities in Pennsylvania charged confessed serial killer Timothy Krajcir with the 1979 rape and murder of 51-year-old Myrtle Rupp Friday.

He had been named as a suspect in the case. 

According to a release by the Muhlenburg Police Department, Krajcir broke into Rupp's house then left.  A week later he came to her pretending to be a police officer investigating his own break in.  He then sexually assaulted and strangled Rupp.

This makes the eighth murder Krajcir's been charged with and the ninth he's been connected to.

Click here to view the release sent by the Muhlenburg Police Department.

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