Video recap: The John Bittrolff trial

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John Bittrolff, 48, is charged with two counts of second-degree murder in the deaths of Rita Tangredi, 31, of East Patchogue, on Nov. 2, 1993, and Colleen McNamee, 20, of Holbrook, on Jan. 30, 1994.

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John Bittrolff faces murder charges in the slayings of Rita Tangredi and Colleen McNamee, whose bodies were found in Suffolk in 1993 and 1994, respectively. On July 22, 2014, Suffolk officials announced at a news conference that the suspect was connected to the murders based on DNA evidence. (Credit: Ed Betz)

John Bittrolff faces murder charges in the slayings of Rita Tangredi and Colleen McNamee, whose bodies were found in Suffolk in 1993 and 1994, respectively. On July 22, 2014, Suffolk officials announced at a news conference that the suspect was connected to the murders based on DNA evidence. (Credit: Ed Betz)

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John Bittrolff pleaded not guilty to murder charges

John Bittrolff pleaded not guilty to murder charges in the slayings of Rita Tangredi and Colleen McNamee, whose bodies were found in Suffolk in 1993 and 1994, respectively. On July 22, 2014, Suffolk officials announced at a news conference that the suspect was connected to the murders based on DNA evidence. (Credit: Newsday/ Chuck Fadely, WCBS pool)

John Bittrolff pleaded not guilty to murder charges in the slayings of Rita Tangredi and Colleen McNamee, whose bodies were found in Suffolk in 1993 and 1994, respectively. On July 22, 2014, Suffolk officials announced at a news conference that the suspect was connected to the murders based on DNA evidence. (Credit: Newsday/ Chuck Fadely, WCBS pool)

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