ALLEGANY – New York State Police in Olean continue to look into the 1970 murder of a 23-year-old Town of Allegany Woman.
Troopers report that Carol A. Fitzmaurice was stabbed to death at her home at 2678 West Five Mile Road on October 20, 1970.
Fitzmaurice was found by her husband, Daniel Fitzmaurice, when he returned home from work. Investigators said she was stabbed multiple times in her abdomen and neck, during a struggle in the living room of the residence.
While State Police said they have continued to receive tips and information pertaining to the circumstances surrounding the incident but the identity of the perpetrators of this crime remain unknown.
Anyone with information regarding this investigation is asked to contact Investigator John Zeigler of the New York State Police Bureau of Criminal Investigation in Olean by calling (716) 372-2550. Tipsters should refer to SJS # 3021514.
The case update is part of Cold Case Tuesday, an initiative by New York State Police to reignite unsolved cases from across the state.