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Police Continue to Investigate Vanessa Marcotte Case

Police have received more than 600 tips in the case

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    State and local police continue to investigate the murder case of Vanessa Marcotte. (Published Wednesday, Aug. 17, 2016)

    Massachusetts State Police continue to sift through tips as they investigate the death of Vanessa Marcotte.

    The 27-year old woman who was killed while jogging near her mother's house in Princeton on August 7. Her body was found in the woods off Brooks Station Road hours after she left for the jog.

    Police have received more than 600 tips in this case so far.

    Authorities have said they want to know if anyone saw a car parked or driving in the area between 1 and 3 p.m.

    On Tuesday, necn spoke with a man who says police questioned him and tested his DNA over the weekend in connection with Marcotte's death. Police have not called the man a person of interest but he told necn that they have not cleared his name yet.

    necn is not identifying the man out of respect for the investigation, but will continue to follow his connection and the case.

    In the meantime, police continue to ask the public for any information they might have. The tip line is 508-453-7589.

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