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Update: Darren Vann ID'd as Alleged Serial Killer of Afrikka Hardy, Many More Victims

Update: Yesterday, we told you about the murder in Indiana of recent Aurora resident Afrikka Hardy and the investigation that led to the discovery of six additional bodies; see our previous coverage below. Now, the suspect in the case has been identified as Darren Vann, 43, a convicted sex offender who'd previously been considered a low risk to the public. Continue for more photos, a video and the chilling details.

See also: Vincent Groves May Have Slain 24 Women: Colorado's Most Prolific Serial Killer?

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