You’d think that if you raped a child in 1973 that by now you’d have gotten away with it. Assuming you even remembered.
I’ve maintained that people who commit crimes tend to commit lots of crimes. People who show a callous disregard for the rights of others in one instance tend to show the same disregard at other times as well.
I don’t know if he did it, but he sure looks like the sort of person who might have. Hopefully they have DNA evidence to prove it.