From Cop to Killer
Cop turned professional killer linked to homicides in the Pacific Northwest
The murder of a powerful Seattle union boss has been solved, but detectives caution the case remains open because they believe other, unknown associates remain at large.
The high-profile, cold-case murder of Bellevue realtor Mike Emert is on the verge of being solved. Both Emert’s widow -- and confidential police sources -- tell KIRO Team 7 Investigative Reporter Chris Halsne that previously undisclosed DNA evidence identifies the killer as a recently deceased Seattle police officer.
Important locations tied to the murder of Mario Vaccerino on October 24, 1985
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