MOSCOW, ID. — The murder of four University of Idaho students and two double stabbings that happened in Pullman in 1999 and Salem, Oregon, in 2021 are not related to each other, according to the Moscow Police Department.

MPD sent out an updated press release just past 9 p.m. on Friday providing updates to the public. They say in the release that numerous media outlets have reached out asking if the Nov. 13 murders of the four U of I students were related to these cases. Police say they don’t think there’s any evidence to support that they are related.