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Slain woman's father offers reward in 1974 killing

Monday - 10/31/2011, 7:54am  ET

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) - The father of a Maryland woman who was beaten and stabbed to death 37 years ago is offering a reward to help solve the cold case.

Phyllis Bohle was 23 when her body was found at her house in Severn on March 25, 1974. Capital newspaper of Annapolis reports that her father, 83-year-old Bud Gray of Timonium, is offering a $10,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of her killer. Metro Crime stoppers is offering another $2,000.

Cold case Detective John Gajda says Bohle's friends and relatives were questioned at the time, but her killing went unsolved.

Gajda said several items police recovered at the crime scene are now undergoing DNA testing..


Information from: The Capital of Annapolis, Md.,

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