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Frein manhunt: 'Striking similarities' to 5-year Olympic bomber search
Frein manhunt: 'Striking similarities' to 5-year Olympic bomber search

The circling helicopters haven’t found him. Neither have the tactical squads in the armored vehicles that have been rumbling up and down the rural mountain roads of eastern Pennsylvania. Fourteen days into the search for Eric Frein, hundreds of law enforcement officers have yet to capture the 31-year-old survivalist suspected of killing one Pennsylvania state trooper and critically wounding another. The state and federal dragnet cast over the Pocono Mountains has spooked and frustrated area residents. But 14 days is nothing compared to a similar manhunt that began in western North Carolina in 1998, when another Top Ten Most Wanted suspect managed to elude hundreds of law...

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