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LA serial killer charged with 4 new murders

Convicted serial killer Chester Turner is shown in this undated file photo. Turner who was sentenced to death in 2007 for murdering 10 women in Los Angeles County in just over a decade was charged Tuesday Feb. 1, 2011 with strangling four other women in South Los Angeles in the 1980s and 1990s.
February 2, 2011 12:00:00 AM PST
Convicted serial killer Chester Turner, who is on death row for killing 10 women and an unborn child over a 10-year period, is now charged with four additional murders.

After Turner's conviction, authorities continued to investigate four murders in which Turner was a suspect.

Two other men were originally charged in two cases, but DNA evidence cleared them.

Authorities said Turner will face the new charges.

An arraignment date has not yet been announced.

The Associated Press contributed to this report.


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