DNA from 1996 murder matched to California assault suspect

Authorities in Central California say they have linked a sexual assault suspect to a 1996 murder after making a DNA match based on genetic genealogy

Authorities in Fresno said Friday that they linked Nick Duane Stane to the slaying of Debbie Dorian after making a DNA match based on genetic genealogy.

The news came as Stane pleaded not guilty in Tulare County court to a series of attacks on young women in Visalia from 1999 to 2002. He was ordered held without bail.