Google Earth image solves 22-year cold case

Google Earth image solves 22-year cold case

A man’s accidental discovery on Google Earth images has led police to a crime scene, solving a 22-year cold case. 

Moon Bay Cir Florida, USA
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A missing man's case has been solved thanks to Google Maps and a man randomly browsing the net.

After 22 long years, the remains of a 40-year-old Florida man, William Moldt have been found. 


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A man who is a former resident of Moon Bay, in Florida, was randomly browsing the net when he came across the car submerged in a lake in one of the Google Earth satellite images, according to a report by the BBC.

The man then reported his strange discovery and that's when the skeletal remains of William Moldt who went missing in 1997, were found inside the vehicle.


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