Daily Archives: October 11, 2016

DNA Evidence Collected By M-Vac Key In Prosecuting 18-Year-Old Cold Case

navy DNAKrystal Beslanowitch, a 17-year-old girl who was brutally murdered in 1995, can finally rest in peace. Her killer, Joseph Michael Simpson, was found guilty by a jury Thursday, September 29, 2016, and sentenced to life without the possibility of parole in the Utah 4th District Court (Case #131500240) in Heber City, Utah. According to court documents, Krystal’s naked body and the granite river rocks used to bludgeon her to death were found on December 15, 1995, next to the Provo River in Wasatch County, about 40 miles southeast of Salt Lake City. Despite the best efforts of the investigators the case went cold for almost 18 years.