• DA speaks out about case of missing Whitehall woman

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    WHITEHALL, Pa. - Channel 11 is learning more details about the investigation into the disappearance and presumed death of Elizabeth Wiesenfeld.

    The prime suspect, Douglas Berry, Wiesenfeld's handyman, is still in jail on a gun charge.

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    Channel 11's Renee Wallace talked to District Attorney Stephen Zappala on Thursday afternoon about why Berry isn't facing more serious charges.

    "Usually, we need a body. Unfortunately, the search area is rather extensive," he said.

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    Police have video of a man they believe is Berry using Wiesenfeld's ATM card after the last time she was seen. 

    "The ATM gives us a timeline, the video down on East Carson Street gives us a timeline," Zappala said.

    During a search of Berry's home and vehicle, police found a ski mask and blood stains.

    Still, Zappala has not been able to connect Berry to Wiesenfeld's death. Zappala said his office plans to keep investigating.


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