Morgan Harrington

ABOUT THIS STORY |  Virginia Tech student Morgan Harrington, 20, went missing from a Metallica concert in Charlottesville in October 2009. In January 2010, her remains were found on a Virginia farm. In July 2010, the Virginia State Police said she may have been abducted and killed by a man who sexually assaulted a woman in Fairfax City in 2005. The news, which came after a DNA link, was the first major break in the case -- but the 2005 case, like Harrington's, remains unsolved.

Morgan Harrington. (Courtesy Photo)

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The same man who abducted and killed Virginia Tech student Morgan Harrington after a rock concert in Charlottesville last year may have sexually assaulted a woman in Fairfax City in 2005, state police said Thursday.
Heartbreaking finish for U-Va. romance: Ex-boyfriend slammed woman's head into wall, police say (Post, May 5, 2010)
Remains identified as Va. Tech student (Post, January 28, 2010)
Remains may be Va. Tech student's: 20-year-old disappeared at concert in October near U-Va. arena (Post, January 27, 2010)
Parents appeal for help in search for missing daughter: "It's like she just fell off the face of the Earth," student's father says (Post, November 6, 2009)
Search continues for Va. Tech student (Post, October 21, 2009; 5:07 PM)

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