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Reward for tips in killing of Tulane grad increased to $30K

Rolfes with his fiancee, Liz Fried (Family Photo) Rolfes with his fiancee, Liz Fried (Family Photo)
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NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) -

The reward for information leading to the person or persons who killed a Tulane graduate early Saturday morning has been increased to $30,000.

Family, friends, Kappa Sigma Fraternity alums and the employer of Thomas Rolfes, CLAYCO, have added funds to the original Crimestoppers reward of $2,500. The $30,000 reward will expire on May 7, 2018. 

To be eligible to receive the reward, tipsters must contact Crimestoppers directly with their information by calling (504) 822-1111, posting a tip online at www.crimestoppersgno.org or using the Tip Submit smart phone app.  Callers do not have to testify to be eligible to receive this reward.

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