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Gacy victims exhumed to ID them

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This undated photo provided by the Cook County Sheriff's Department shows victims remains of serial killer John Wayne Gacy being exhumed by authorities.

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Remains of eight unidentified victims of John Wayne Gacy were exhumed to create DNA profiles in the hopes of finally identifying them.

Remains of eight unidentified victims of John Wayne Gacy were exhumed to create DNA profiles in the hopes of finally identifying them.

Remains of eight unidentified victims of John Wayne Gacy were exhumed to create DNA profiles in the hopes of finally identifying them.

Remains of eight unidentified victims of John Wayne Gacy were exhumed to create DNA profiles in the hopes of finally identifying them.

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Armed with new DNA profiles of eight unidentified victims of serial killer John Wayne Gacy, Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart is asking the public to help identify the unknown young men in their teens or 20s who disappeared during the 1970s. The sheriff's department recently had the bodies exhumed to try to identify the victims.
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    • This undated photo provided by the Cook County Sheriff’s Department shows victims remains of serial killer John Wayne Gacy being exhumed by authorities.
    • John Wayne Gacy.
    • Remains of eight unidentified victims of John Wayne Gacy were exhumed to create DNA profiles in the hopes of finally identifying them.
    • Remains of eight unidentified victims of John Wayne Gacy were exhumed to create DNA profiles in the hopes of finally identifying them.
    • Remains of eight unidentified victims of John Wayne Gacy were exhumed to create DNA profiles in the hopes of finally identifying them.
    • Remains of eight unidentified victims of John Wayne Gacy were exhumed to create DNA profiles in the hopes of finally identifying them.
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