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John Wayne Gacy Forensics To Be Highlighted In Smithsonian TV Feature

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The Des Plaines Police Department will be featured in a Smithsonian Channel television series that highlights the science used to identify the victims of serial killer John Wayne Gacy.

Gacy was executed in 1994 at the Stateville Correctional Center, 14 years after he was convicted of murdering 33 young men and boys during a six-year span. He buried most of the bodies underneath the crawl space of his Chicago-area home.

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