(11 ALIVE) The Columbus Division of Police announced Friday that investigators have solved an 8-year-old girl's murder from nearly 40 years ago.
Kelly Prosser was reportedly abducted while walking home from Indianola Elementary School on September 20, 1982. Her body was discovered in a cornfield in Madison County two days later.
Police said DNA evidence linked Harold Warren Jarrell as the killer. Jarrell passed away in 1996 at the age of 67.
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