California police use Twitter tell victim's story and solve a decades-old cold case.

Linda O'Keefe was murdered in 1973 while the 11-year-old girl was on her way home from school. After decades of trying to solve the case, one California police department turned to an unusual tactic -- telling her story in her own voice on Twitter. CBS News correspondent Tracy Smith joined CBSN to share her reporting.

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