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We'll never know who killed the iceman, but we know how he died

In his last two days, Otzi consumed three distinct meals and walked from an elevation of almost 2km, down to the valley floor and then up into the mountains again, where he was found at the crime site, 3km up.

Bolzano, Italy

WHEN the head of a small Italian museum called Detective Inspector Alexander Horn of the Munich Police, she asked him if he investigated cold cases.

"Yes, I do," Mr Horn said, recalling their conversation.

"Well, I have the coldest case of all for you," said...

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