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If it has been twenty years since a crime that has a six year

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If it has been twenty years since a crime that has a six year statute of limitation will they close the case or try to find a suspect from outside the state?
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Expert:  Zoey, JD replied 1 year ago.
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Police will keep a case open until they run out of leads, either in or out of state. They it will become inactive. But even formally closed cases can be reopened if/when new evidence presents itself.

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