Police said they are planning to see whether they can link Irving to any unsolved rapes in the area. His house, on a main street into town, is about a quarter-mile away from three public schools and less than a mile from the University of Southern Maine. Some 60% of the 1,200 students who live on campus are women, a school spokesman said.
Dickson said she plans to visit her former friend in prison to ask him about his transformation 34 years ago: "What happened to you? What were you thinking? How did you get so angry?" she said she will ask.