Still looking for clues in Franklin County cold case

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Metal Township, Franklin County, PA — Franklin County Crimestoppers are hoping to find clues in a 1972 homicide.

On Monday, September 18, 1972, Morgan Peters was found lying in a small gully; face down approximately 55 feet north of the north edge of the Pennsylvania Turnpike, in the area of milepost 189.2. Morgan Peters was found deceased with a gunshot wound. Morgan was last seen in his vehicle going through a toll booth on the turnpike. His vehicle was recovered at milepost 171.6 on the Pennsylvania Turnpike. Travel time from the vehicle to where Morgan Peters was found is 16.5 minutes going 65 mph. Bullet casings were found near his truck and the truck windows were smashed inside and outside of his vehicle.

WHAT YOU CAN DO: If you have information on this crime, any serious crime, or wanted person, call Pennsylvania Crime Stoppers Toll Free at 1-800-4PA-TIPS. All callers remain anonymous and could be eligible for a CASH REWARD.
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