Dna Investigation In The Fbi Case

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In the case in which the man that was walking early in the morning and found a leg in the dumpster. It would of been extremely difficult for the FBI if they wouldn't of had the DNA Index System. By using this system in which federal, state, and local crime scene Labratories are allowed to electronically exchange and compare DNA profiles. The FBI was able to take things like scars and past surgeries that were done to the leg, and compare those things to profiles that had been kept in a hospital. This made it to where the police and the FBI could narrow the possible victims down to persons that had that type of knee surgery. The FBI were able to find a match from the hospital because the hospital was required to keep DNA samples for a minimum
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