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'Grim Sleeper' linked to 6 more deaths, 2 attempted murders

Police have reportedly widened the number of cases that may be linked to 'Grim Sleeper' suspect Lonnie Franklin Jr.

November 3, 2011 12:00:00 AM PDT
Police have linked the man charged in the "Grim Sleeper" serial killings to six more deaths and two attempted murders.

Lonnie Franklin Junior has already pleaded not guilty to killing 10 women.

Their bodies were found in the South L.A. area. One-hundred-eighty photographs were found at Franklin's home.

Police say the majority of the women in the pictures have been identified, although 48 remain unidentified.

Authorities are not seeking additional criminal charges in the new cases.