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Johnston Authorities Seek New Leads in Cold Case

More than 30 years later, the death of a mother of two remains unsolved.

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Bonnie Neighbors
SMITHFIELD, N.C. — Johnston County investigators are re-opening a murder case that's been cold for more than three decades.

Bonnie Neighbors disappeared in December 1972. The young mother of two was later found shot to death at a labor camp near Benson.

Sheriff Steve Bizzell said a newly formed cold case squad will start their work by looking at the unsolved case.

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