David Blair

David Lee Blair was arrested on January 26, 2021, for the 2016 murder of 75-year-old George Washington Price in Elizabeth City, North Carolina. Price was found stabbed to death in his home on March 24, 2016.

The FGG investigation was conducted by Parabon Nanolabs.

Blair is currently being held without bond and the case against him is pending in the Pasquotank District Court.


Hinton, John. “Investigators Use Advanced DNA Technology in Arrest of Winston-Salem Man on Murder Charge in 2016 Elizabeth City Death.” Winston-Salem Journal Now, January 27, 2021. Accessed January 27, 2021. https://journalnow.com/news/crime/investigators-use-advanced-dna-technology-in-arrest-of-winston-salem-man-on-murder-charge-in/article_bd6ac96e-60e8-11eb-98ed-cfd3de5de61c.html.

WXII12.com Web Staff. “Winston-Salem Man Arrested for 2016 Murder After Police Use Genealogy Technology.” WXII12 NBC News, January 27, 2021. Accessed January 27, 2021. https://www.wxii12.com/article/winston-salem-man-arrest-2016-murder-dna-genealogy/35340730#


First Name David
Last Name Blair
Other Names
Victims 1 (Details)
IGG Started 2020-10-00
Case Cleared 2021-01-26
IGG Org Parabon


Case ID Name Age Case Opened Location Investigating Org Most Serious Charge Disposition Court
1458 George Price 74 2016-03-24 Elizabeth City, NC Pasquotank CSO Second degree murder Case is currently pending before the court Pasquotank DIST CT

Last updated: February 9, 2024

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Case data and narrative licensed under CC BY 4.0: Dowdeswell, Tracey (2023), “Forensic Genetic Genealogy Project v. 2022”, Mendeley Data, V1, doi: 10.17632/jcycgvhm96.1. All other content, including photos, have been added.