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Former high school classmate charged with murder in death of Ivy League student

SANTA ANA, Calif. - Orange County prosecutors charged a former schoolmate of Ivy League college student Blaze Bernstein with murder on Wednesday.

Samuel Lincoln Woodward, 20, was arrested Friday after DNA evidence at the crime scene in Borrego Park and inside his car tied him to the slaying, authorities said.

Woodward was charged Wednesday morning with a felony count of murder and a sentencing enhancement of personal use of

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