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Old 02-07-2014, 02:50 PM
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CA - Cathy Zimmer, Santa Clara 10 Mar 1989 - LE hopes quilt will solve murder

Santa Clara County District Attorney has posted the image of a quilt that was wrapped around Cathy Zimmer when she was found strangled in her car at the San Jose airport in March, 1989.

It's a long shot, but they are asking if anyone recognizes the quilt. It's very simple, and just made from squares. The fabrics look like they are from a mixture of eras.

The family did not recognize the quilt.

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Old 02-08-2014, 12:07 PM
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This undated photo provided by the Santa Clara County District Attorney shows a quilt that was found on the body of Cathy Zimmer, who was strangled 25 years ago. Authorities in Silicon Valley are trying to identify the maker or owner of the quilt. The Santa Clara County District's Attorney's Office released a photo of the quilt on Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014. They hope someone will recognize it and come forward with information that will lead to whoever killed 38-year-old Cathy Zimmer. SANTA CLARA COUNTY DISTRICT ATTORNEY AP Photo

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Old 02-08-2014, 03:44 PM
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I just saw this on the internet and came here to see what we had about Cathy Zimmer.

That is a distinctive quilt, and I sure hope it leads to some answers in this case.
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Old 02-08-2014, 03:46 PM
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Mystery Quilt May Help Solve 25-Year-Old Murder Of Cathy Zimmer

California authorities are hopeful a handmade quilt found covering the body of Cathy Zimmer, a mother of two who was murdered 25 years ago, will finally lead to a break in the case.

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Mercury News also reported that King said Zimmer's husband of 11 years, David Zimmer, had asked police to check the airport parking lots. According to Kajani, the couple was separated at the time of Cathy Zimmer's murder.

read more at link ...... http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/0...r_n_4747480.ht ml
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Old 03-07-2014, 10:01 PM
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Husband and his brother arrested in 'Quilt Cold Case' murder


David Zimmer, 66, of Half Moon Bay, was arrested Friday in the slaying of his estranged wife, Cathy Zimmer. Her body was found wrapped in a patchwork quilt in the backseat of her Chrysler New Yorker in a parking lot at San Jose International Airport in 1989, the Santa Clara County district attorney's office said.

David Zimmer's brother, Robert Zimmer, 69, of Santa Clara, was arrested last week on similar charges.
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