Has the Code of The Zodiac Killer Been Cracked?
July 24, 2011 10:07 AM Subscribe
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Corey Starliper of Tewksbury, Massachusetts believes he has solved
the last Zodiac serial killer
cipher and has identified the person who terrorized northern California in the late '60s. "Zodiac sent encrypted communication to area newspapers, taking credit for the killings and warning of more to come ..." His most famous: a 340-character cipher, "was mailed to the San Francisco Chronicle, according to zodiackillerfacts.com
. To this day, the cipher has not been completely cracked. Starliper, however, believes he has found the solution to that code."
"The code identifies 'Leigh Allen' as the killer, which Starliper says refers to Arthur Leigh Allen
. Allen was a prime suspect at one point in the investigation, but was never arrested. He died at age 58 in 1992. The following is the full text of the 340-character code that Starliper claims to have deciphered"*