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Investigators renew efforts to find killer of 12-year-old girl slain in Florida 20 years ago

It's been 20 years since Jennifer Odom stepped off her school bus in rural Florida, the last anyone saw of her before the 12-year-old's body was found six days later on a nearby horse trail.

Now, investigators are renewing efforts to find Jennifer's killer after years of dead-end tips that never panned out, despite billboards, a story on NBC's "Unsolved Mysteries" and a $20,000 reward for information.

The Hernando County Sheriff recently announced he was dedicating one full-time detective to the case, in hopes of finally solving the crime.

Thousands of dead-end tips have poured in over the years, and a dozen more have come in since the announcement. The tips have yielded possible clues as far away as Ohio and Pennsylvania, but authorities have been tight-lipped about details regarding the investigation.

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