Ex-Cop Gets Life Sentence for 1957 Murder

Jack McCullough was sentenced to life in prison for the 1957 murder of young girl in Illinois.
3:00 | 12/10/12

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It was one of the most notorious and longest cold cases in America but today the concluding chapter. Ex police officer Jack McCullough was sentenced to life in prison today for the 1957 murder of seven year old Maria -- Prosecutors say that he -- -- away from her home her body. Wasn't found for nearly five months the case so shocked the nation -- president Eisenhower and FBI director. Our I said to have asked for daily updates at the time. McCullough -- seventeen at the time he is now 73. And was arrested last July.

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