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Former Ramsey Suspect Dies

By: AP
By: AP

The man JonBenet Ramsey's parents had labeled a possible suspect in her killing has died.

Bill McReynolds' wife says he was found in his Massachusetts
home Monday -- dead of a heart attack. He was 72.

McReynolds was investigated because he played Santa Claus at the
Ramsey home in Boulder, Colorado. His last appearance came two days
before JonBenet was found slain in 1996. The killing remains
unsolved.

Police sources say the retired college professor was never
considered a serious suspect. The Ramseys called him a suspect in
their book ``The Death of Innocence.''

McReynolds' wife says her husband loved playing Santa but that
the Ramsey case ``devastated him'' and forced them to move to Cape
Cod after 30 years in Colorado.


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