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Self-styled sleuths sue FBI for DB Cooper files

By Reporter Perry Chiaramonte, Fox News DC Bureau; 9/8/16 A team of self-styled “cold case” sleuths believes they have solved the 45-year-old mystery of D.B. Cooper, and on Thursday announced...
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Tip leads D.B. Cooper hunters to possible parachute material

Oregonian, by Douglas Perry; August 14, 2017 Thomas J. Colbert, his wife Dawna and their team of searchers have dug up what they say is "potential evidence" that could lead...

A Tale of Unforgettable Charisma in Corvallis

 "And did I meet D.B. Cooper?  I believe I did!" Cold Case investigators state that Rackstraw used more than twenty fake identities in five countries over the years, but none...
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Hoosier says he broke Cooper’s secret code, then shows us how

INDIANAPOLIS STAR, Article #1; By Tim Evans; August 8, 2018;  Wheatfield, Ind. — It was the incongruous string of numbers in a December 11, 1971 letter that first attracted Rick...

Was D.B. Cooper’s escape COVERED UP by the FBI?

A letter that spent 46 years buried in feds' files reveals the hijacker may have survived plane leap   DailyMail.com; By James Wilkinson, November 19, 2017   A letter newly released from the FBI's...
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Man Identified in History Channel Special as Notorious Skyjacker “D.B. Cooper” Denies Accusation

BY JOHNNY DODD @Johnny_Dodd PEOPLE 07/12/2016 AT 01:15 PM EDT (2 minutes) The investigators' findings, which include almost 100 pieces of circumstantial evidence, point to 72-year-old Southern California resident Robert W. Rackstraw Sr. Read...
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D.B. Cooper’s California Connection – Robert Rackstraw

Key evidence found by Cold Case Team: "D.B. Cooper a "SHUT AND OPEN CASE" KOVR (CBS/Sacramento, CA); Adrienne Moore 7/18/16 (3 minutes)
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Sleuth: Letter held by FBI, now released by judge, is Cooper’s

Fox News Website; by Robert Gearty, 11/19/17 Newly-released FBI documents pertaining to the D.B. Cooper hijacking case include a letter that may only deepen the mystery surrounding the notorious unsolved crime,...

Sleuth claims hidden encryption links Cooper letter to highly trained Vietnam vet

FOX NEWS Website; by Ryan Gaydos; 1/5/18; A stream of numbers at the bottom of a typed letter believed sent by the mysterious fugitive D.B. Cooper came from a man...

A no-bones letter to FBI Director

UPDATE: Attorney Zaid's status-report deadline of November 13, 2017, came and went without an FBI response. With the prodding of the Colberts' local congresswoman, the Bureau finally responded on January...