The Latest on a cold-case arrest in the killing of a girl in California (all times local):

7:20 p.m.

California authorities have released a decades-old photo of a suspect in the 1973 killing of an 11-year-old girl in the hopes of jogging the memory of potential witnesses.

This undated photo provided by the Orange County District Attorney's Office shows James Neal. California authorities have released a decades-old photo of a suspect in the 1973 killing of an 11-year-old girl in the hopes of jogging the memory of any potential witnesses. (Orange County District Attorney's Office via AP)
This undated photo provided by the Orange County District Attorney’s Office shows James Neal. California authorities have released a decades-old photo of a suspect in the 1973 killing of an 11-year-old girl in the hopes of jogging the memory of any potential witnesses. (Orange County District Attorney’s Office via AP)

Officials in Orange County said Thursday that the photo may depict what James Neal looked like around the time Linda O’Keefe was killed. They’re asking anyone who saw him around then to come forward. The photo shows a smiling Neal with bushy hair and a mustache.

The 72-year-old was in court in Colorado on Thursday. A judge scheduled a Feb. 28 hearing on his extradition.

Neal was arrested this week in Colorado Springs in the killing the girl in Newport Beach, California.

Several members of James Alan Neal's family leave El Paso County's Terry R. Harris Judicial Complex on Thursday, Feb. (Dougal Brownlie/The Gazette via AP)
Several members of James Alan Neal’s family leave El Paso County’s Terry R. Harris Judicial Complex on Thursday, Feb. (Dougal Brownlie/The Gazette via AP)

Linda was seen July 6, 1973, walking home from summer school, and her body was found the next day.

Authorities say Neal lived in Southern California in the 1970s.

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Several members of James Alan Neal's family leave El Paso County's Terry R. Harris Judicial Complex on Thursday, Feb. (Dougal Brownlie/The Gazette via AP)
Several members of James Alan Neal’s family leave El Paso County’s Terry R. Harris Judicial Complex on Thursday, Feb. (Dougal Brownlie/The Gazette via AP)

3:50 p.m.

A Colorado man arrested after DNA tied him to the 1973 killing of an 11-year-old California girl has yet to decide if he will fight extradition.

The Colorado Springs Gazette reports 72-year-old James Neal, of Monument, nodded at his crying relatives as he was led into court for a brief appearance Thursday. A judge scheduled a Feb. 28 hearing, where Neal could say if he will fight extradition to California to face a murder charge.

This undated photo provided by the Newport Beach Police Department shows James Neal. Neal, 72, was arrested in Colorado Springs, Colo. (Newport Beach Police Department via AP)
This undated photo provided by the Newport Beach Police Department shows James Neal. Neal, 72, was arrested in Colorado Springs, Colo. (Newport Beach Police Department via AP)

Neal was arrested in Colorado Springs on Tuesday for investigation of killing 11-year-old Linda O’Keefe in Newport Beach, California.

Linda disappeared July 6, 1973. She was seen walking home from summer school, and her body was found the next day.

Authorities say Neal lived in Southern California in the 1970s.

This undated photo provided by the Newport Beach Police Department shows Linda O'Keefe. James Neal, 72, was arrested in Colorado Springs, Colo. (Newport Beach Police Department via AP)
This undated photo provided by the Newport Beach Police Department shows Linda O’Keefe. James Neal, 72, was arrested in Colorado Springs, Colo. (Newport Beach Police Department via AP)
Orange County District Attorney Todd Spitzer speaks during a news conference at the OCDA's office in Santa Ana, Calif. (Paul Bersebach/The Orange County Register via AP)
Orange County District Attorney Todd Spitzer speaks during a news conference at the OCDA’s office in Santa Ana, Calif. (Paul Bersebach/The Orange County Register via AP)

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