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Carlin Edward Cornett biography: 10 things about Las Vegas, Nevada man


Carlin Edward Cornett is a white man from Nevada, United States. Here are 10 more things about him:

Carlin Edward Cornett (©Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department)
Carlin Edward Cornett (©Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department)
  1. He also goes by the names Eddie Cornett and Ed Cornett. (a)(b)
  2. He lives in Las Vegas, Nevada. (a)
  3. He has lived in different parts of Missouri, USA including Saint Peters and O’Fallon. (a)
  4. He previously lived in Imperial Beach, California, USA. (a)
  5. From 1968 to 1971, he attended Mar Vista High School in Imperial Beach. (b)
  6. On July 31, 1974, he allegedly fatally stabbed U.S. Marine Corps veteran Christy Ellen Bryant, then 22, while she was working alone at a 7-Eleven store in National City, California. The store was later replaced by a Domino’s Pizza restaurant. (c)(d)
  7. A blood sample from the suspect was collected at the scene where Bryant was killed on July 31, 1974 but at the time, deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) was not commonly used in criminal cases. When the blood was entered into the Combined DNA Index System (CODIS), it did not turn up any hits. The California Department of Justice’s Bureau of Forensic Services conducted familial DNA searches on the suspect’s DNA in 2012, 2015 and 2016 and eventually, he was identified as the suspect. (c)(d)
  8. In 2010, he opened a business called Stone Ridge Services. (b)
  9. On September 14, 2021, the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department arrested him at his Las Vegas home. He was booked into Las Vegas Detention Center. He will be extradited to San Diego, California to face a murder charge. (c)(d)
  10. He was 68 years old when he was arrested on September 14, 2021. (c)

(This is a developing story. More details will be added.)


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