Explore cold case homicide and unsolved missing person incidents in the Pikes Peak region by the nature of the case. Select from the list below:

Found Body/BurialSolved Cold CasesSuspicious DeathThe MissingThe UnidentifiedUnsolved Murder
    Travelers on Their Way To Cripple Creek Had Left the Body
    Date: Thu, Oct 1, 1896
    Victim: Unidentified
    Suspect:
    Location: Cheyenne Cañon

    Named Within This File Primary Unidentified Child Other People Organizations or Places


    Disposed of With Such Care and Tenderness
    Date: Sat, Apr 1, 1899
    Victim: Unidentified
    Suspect:
    Location: Garden of the Gods/Mesa

    Named Within This File Primary Unidentified Infant Other People Organizations or Places 1/2 mile west of Balanced Rock


    Neatly Dressed and Placed in a Home-made Coffin
    Date: Wed, Nov 1, 1899
    Victim: Unidentified
    Suspect:
    Location: Victor

    Named Within This File Primary Unidentified Infant Other People Organizations or Places Granite Mill, Victor (Colorado);


    Enclosed in a Very Neatly Made Pine Box
    Date: Fri, Jun 1, 1900
    Victim: Unidentified
    Suspect:
    Location: Lowell

    Named Within This File Primary Unidentified Infant Other People Organizations or Places Moreno avenue, between Weber and Nevada


    We All Suspected He Was Behind It
    Date: Sun, Mar 24, 1974
    Victim: Phillips
    Suspect: Ortega
    Location: Kelker (Historic)

    Ann Phillips see also /file19751123 Eloise Bonicelli see also /file19751209 Benny Valdez


    Time Has Not Altered the Facts
    Date: Sun, Nov 23, 1975
    Victim: Bonicelli
    Suspect: Ortega
    Location: Ivywild

    Eloise Bonicelli see also /file19740324 Ann Phillips see also /file19751209 Benny Valdez


    They Got Cold Feet but Never Bothered to Pick up the Bombs
    Date: Sun, Jan 23, 1977
    Victim: Corbett
    Suspect: Cassity, Valenzuela, Varner
    Location:

    Primary: Daniel Marvin Corbett Shop Related Books


    There Is a Killer Somewhere Out There Walking the Streets
    Date: Wed, Aug 29, 1979
    Victim: Simpson
    Suspect: Ducoin
    Location: Shooks Run

    Named Within This File Primary Kathryn Ann Simpson Other People Organizations or Places Notes see also /file19801218 Caldwell


    In a Situation Like This, Nobody Wins
    Date: Sat, Nov 8, 1986
    Victim: Houston
    Suspect: Anaya, Chavez
    Location: (Old) Colorado City

    Primary: Eric “Big Time” Stanley Houston Other People Organizations or Places Shop Related Books


    If You Know Something and Think It’s Insignificant, You’re Mistaken
    Date: Tue, Mar 17, 1987
    Victim: Krashoc
    Suspect: Whyte
    Location: Pikes Peak Park

    Primary: Darlene Depaula Krashoc Other People Betty Krashoc; John Taylor Organizations or Places Colorado Springs Police Department Shop Related Books !– Lans Green Kenda Glen Geninger [Derringer] Michael Whyte –>


    Be Wary of Strangers
    Date: Tue, Nov 10, 1987
    Victim: Sperry
    Suspect: Browne
    Location: Eastborough

    Rocio Chila Delpilar Sperry Browne’s apartment at 390 North Murray Blvd


    You Don’t Think I Would Kill You? I’ve Killed Better Than You.
    Date: Sun, Jun 5, 1988
    Victim: Vialpando
    Suspect: Papol
    Location: (Old) Colorado City

    Mary Lynn Renkel Vialpando James Edward Papol Walter Schultz, Paul Paradis, Faye Lovato Renkel, Robert “Bob” Vialpando, Coral Marie Vialpando, Curley Martinez, Philip Renkel, Cynthia Renkel, Virginia Schmitt, David Vialpando, Bernadette Vialpando, Russell Renkel, Rex Taylor, Walter Parsons, Baby Doe, Richard Burchfield, Paticia Gonzalez-Arvizu, Martin Solis Mendiola, Elbert Nakai, Brett…


    Unbelievable at Best
    Date: Mon, Mar 11, 1991
    Victim: Carpenter, Staskiewicz
    Suspect: Corkins, Kennedy, Stroud
    Location: Bott

    Jennifer Lynn Carpenter, Steve Alan Staskiewicz


    They Still Have an Open File on It
    Date: Tue, Sep 17, 1991
    Victim: Church
    Suspect: Browne
    Location: Eastonville

    Heather Dawn Church


    He Told Police He Had Never Seen Her Before
    Date: Fri, Nov 5, 1999
    Victim: Watkins
    Suspect: Severt
    Location: Divine Redeemer

    Jennifer Lee Skinner Watkins


    She Was a Friend, a Sister and a Daughter
    Date: Thu, Apr 12, 2001
    Victim: Elliott
    Suspect: Allen, Gunvalsen, Krueger
    Location: Pulpit Rock

    Patricia “Trish” Ann Elliott


    file20100309
    Date: Tue, Mar 9, 2010
    Victim: Glenn
    Suspect: Quillen
    Location: Palmer Park

    Yong H. Glenn


    file20100331
    Date: Wed, Mar 31, 2010
    Victim: Lyles
    Suspect: Collins
    Location: Wasson

    Tyrone Lamar Lyles


    He Needed Money to Pay Off a Debt
    Date: Tue, Oct 12, 2010
    Victim: Webster
    Suspect: Donley
    Location: Rustic Hills

    Martique Webster


    He Lost His Life Through an Ordinate Desire to Bay the Moon
    Date: Wed, Mar 19, 1873
    Victim: Jack
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: (Old) Colorado City

    On March 19, 1873, the body of a man in the area was found hanging by his neck in a stable owned by a different man. This is an incomplete file; approximately one page and one article. Named Within This File Primary Red Jack Other People Major Gehrung Organizations and…


    Someone Helped Him Get on the Road to a Shattered Life and Untimely Death
    Date: Mon, Nov 3, 1873
    Victim: Baldwin
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Other/Unspecified EPC

    On November 4, 1873, the body of a man, known in the community as a drunkard, was pulled from a well in a slaughter-house east of Colorado Springs. He had a bruise near his right eye, one of his pant pockets had been turned inside out, his hat and boots…


    Until We No Longer See Through a Glass Darkly
    Date: Sun, Sep 10, 1876
    Victim: Schlesinger
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Other El Paso County

    A doctor known in the area received three letters reporting the likely death of their author, a young man in the employ of General Palmer, in eastern El Paso County by means of a duel which was the result of an earlier battle in France where the decedent gravely injured…


    With a Pleasant Smile as He Closed the Door (pending)
    Date: Tue, Jun 7, 1881
    Victim: Gillesten
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: (Other/Unspecified CS)

    This post is a placeholder for a murder or missing person incident which occurred in the Pikes Peak Region but where a file is “pending” as public reports haven’t been researched or transcribed yet. Named Within This File Primary John Gillesten Notes


    Not a Single Feature Was Recognizable
    Date: Tue, Apr 4, 1882
    Victim: Unidentified
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: North End

    In May 1882, an unidentified, 38-40 year old woman was found dead in the privy at the rear yard of a vacant home in Colorado Springs. The body held a nearly-full vial of laudanum clutched in one hand. Witnesses recognized the woman as having checked into a local hotel and…


    Unsuccessfully Declared of Unsound Mind
    Date: Sun, Jan 7, 1906
    Victim: Wilson
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Cimarron Hills, Manitou Junction (Historic)

    Named Within This File Primary E. Crane Wilson Other People Organizations or Places


    The Investigation Started With Confusion
    Date: Thu, Oct 25, 1973
    Victim: Valenzuela
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Ivywild

    Named Within This File Primary Jose Leon Valenzuela Other People Organizations or Places


    He Tried to Efface His Identity
    Date: Sun, Sep 1, 1974
    Victim: Bjorkeroth
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Barr Trail/Cog Rail

    Named Within This File Primary John Ulf Bjorkeroth Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    Pronounced Dead upon Arrival
    Date: Tue, Dec 27, 1977
    Victim: Reed
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Cheyenne Cañon

    Named Within This File Primary Herbert R. Reed Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    He Was Kind of a Rebel
    Date: Sun, May 9, 1982
    Victim: Bennington
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Rampart Range

    Named Within This File Primary William Douglas Bennington Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    If He Had A Dollar, You Had A Dollar
    Date: Thu, May 30, 1985
    Victim: Cropsey
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Downtown

    Primary: Richard “Cody” Gordon Cropsey Other People Organizations or Places Shop Related Books


    There Are No Visible Wounds or Anything on the Body
    Date: Sat, Oct 12, 1985
    Victim: Duran
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Twin Rocks

    Named Within This File Primary George Duran Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    Of Course It Just Takes One Witness To Change the Whole Thing
    Date: Mon, Jan 27, 1986
    Victim: Walsh
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Manitou

    Named Within This File Primary Kevin Thomas Walsh Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    file19900101 (pending)
    Date: Mon, Jan 1, 1990
    Victim: Unidentified
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location:

    This post is a placeholder for a murder or missing person incident which occurred in the Pikes Peak Region but where a file is “pending” as public reports haven’t been researched or transcribed yet. Named Within This File Primary Unidentified Victim Notes


    Such a Case Is Difficult but Not Unsolvable
    Date: Fri, Jan 1, 1999
    Victim: Unidentified
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Fort Carson

    Named Within This File Primary Unidentified Male Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    I Don’t Think the Investigation Has Gone as Well as It Could
    Date: Mon, Feb 1, 2010
    Victim: Sandoval
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Midtown

    Named Within This File Primary Marie “Angie” Angeline Sandoval Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    Her Disappearance Has Stirred This City Like Nothing Else
    Date: Tue, Sep 18, 1917
    Victim: Ferguson
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Lowell

    Named Within This File Primary Nellie Ferguson Other People Organizations or Places


    file19690501 (pending)
    Date: Thu, May 1, 1969
    Victim: Newborg
    Suspect:
    Location:

    This post is a placeholder for a murder or missing person incident which occurred in the Pikes Peak Region but where a file is “pending” as public reports haven’t been researched or transcribed yet. Named Within This File Primary Robert “Bob” Joseph Newborg Notes


    file19800711 (pending)
    Date: Fri, Jul 11, 1980
    Victim: Vigil
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: (Other/Unspecified CS)

    This post is a placeholder for a murder or missing person incident which occurred in the Pikes Peak Region but where a file is “pending” as public reports haven’t been researched or transcribed yet. Named Within This File Primary Amadeo Vigil Notes


    file19820407 (pending)
    Date: Wed, Apr 7, 1982
    Victim: Barker
    Suspect:
    Location:

    This post is a placeholder for a murder or missing person incident which occurred in the Pikes Peak Region but where a file is “pending” as public reports haven’t been researched or transcribed yet. Named Within This File Primary Linda Jeanette Barker Notes Missing Person Unsolved


    file19820518 (pending)
    Date: Tue, May 18, 1982
    Victim: Baumann
    Suspect:
    Location:

    This post is a placeholder for a murder or missing person incident which occurred in the Pikes Peak Region but where a file is “pending” as public reports haven’t been researched or transcribed yet. Named Within This File Primary Barbara Jean Baumann Notes


    file19820908 (pending)
    Date: Wed, Sep 8, 1982
    Victim: Ambrose
    Suspect:
    Location:

    This post is a placeholder for a murder or missing person incident which occurred in the Pikes Peak Region but where a file is “pending” as public reports haven’t been researched or transcribed yet. Named Within This File Primary Bryan Dale Ambrose Notes Missing Person Unsolved


    file19851101 (pending)
    Date: Fri, Nov 1, 1985
    Victim: Trevizo
    Suspect:
    Location:

    This post is a placeholder for a murder or missing person incident which occurred in the Pikes Peak Region but where a file is “pending” as public reports haven’t been researched or transcribed yet. Named Within This File Primary Fernando Trevizo Notes


    It’s the Type of Case You Don’t Forget
    Date: Tue, Jul 15, 1986
    Victim: Abeyta
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Cheyenne Hills

    Named Within This File Primary Christopher Enoch Abeyta Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    file19870809 (pending)
    Date: Sun, Aug 9, 1987
    Victim: Bynum
    Suspect:
    Location:

    This post is a placeholder for a murder or missing person incident which occurred in the Pikes Peak Region but where a file is “pending” as public reports haven’t been researched or transcribed yet. Named Within This File Primary Sherry Dawn Bynum Notes Missing Person Unsolved


    file19891101 (pending)
    Date: Wed, Nov 1, 1989
    Victim: Zook
    Suspect:
    Location:

    This post is a placeholder for a murder or missing person incident which occurred in the Pikes Peak Region but where a file is “pending” as public reports haven’t been researched or transcribed yet. Named Within This File Primary Leland Zook Notes Missing Person Unsolved


    Robert Thomas Pillsen-Rahier file19900706 (pending)
    Date: Fri, Jul 6, 1990
    Victim: Pillsen-Rahier
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location:

    This post is a placeholder for a murder or missing person incident which occurred in the Pikes Peak Region but where a file is “pending” as public reports haven’t been researched or transcribed yet. Named Within This File Primary Robert Thomas Pillsen-Rahier Notes


    file19900729 (pending)
    Date: Sun, Jul 29, 1990
    Victim: Barnes
    Suspect:
    Location:

    This post is a placeholder for a murder or missing person incident which occurred in the Pikes Peak Region but where a file is “pending” as public reports haven’t been researched or transcribed yet. Named Within This File Primary Gayla Jean Barnes Notes see also /file19910917, specifically Robert Charles Browne


    file19910812 (pending)
    Date: Mon, Aug 12, 1991
    Victim: Miranda
    Suspect:
    Location:

    This post is a placeholder for a murder or missing person incident which occurred in the Pikes Peak Region but where a file is “pending” as public reports haven’t been researched or transcribed yet. Named Within This File Primary Daniel Miranda Notes Missing Person Unsolved


    file19941004b (pending)
    Date: Tue, Oct 4, 1994
    Victim: Berreth
    Suspect:
    Location:

    This post is a placeholder for a murder or missing person incident which occurred in the Pikes Peak Region but where a file is “pending” as public reports haven’t been researched or transcribed yet. Named Within This File Primary Gloria Berreth Notes Missing Person


    file19951117 (pending)
    Date: Fri, Nov 17, 1995
    Victim: Lehnerz
    Suspect:
    Location:

    This post is a placeholder for a murder or missing person incident which occurred in the Pikes Peak Region but where a file is “pending” as public reports haven’t been researched or transcribed yet. Named Within This File Primary Edith Bernice Lehnerz Notes Missing Person Unsolved


    file19960702 (pending)
    Date: Tue, Jul 2, 1996
    Victim: Stevens
    Suspect:
    Location:

    This post is a placeholder for a murder or missing person incident which occurred in the Pikes Peak Region but where a file is “pending” as public reports haven’t been researched or transcribed yet. Named Within This File Primary Angela Stevens Notes Missing Person Unsolved


    Steven Martinez file19970131 (pending)
    Date: Fri, Jan 31, 1997
    Victim: Martinez
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location:

    This post is a placeholder for a murder or missing person incident which occurred in the Pikes Peak Region but where a file is “pending” as public reports haven’t been researched or transcribed yet. Named Within This File Primary Steven Martinez Notes


    file19980814 (pending)
    Date: Fri, Aug 14, 1998
    Victim: Mendez
    Suspect:
    Location:

    This post is a placeholder for a murder or missing person incident which occurred in the Pikes Peak Region but where a file is “pending” as public reports haven’t been researched or transcribed yet. Named Within This File Primary Wendy Arely Mendez Notes Missing Person Unsolved, RESEARCH NEEDED – REM…


    file19990221 (pending)
    Date: Sun, Feb 21, 1999
    Victim: Cruz
    Suspect:
    Location:

    This post is a placeholder for a murder or missing person incident which occurred in the Pikes Peak Region but where a file is “pending” as public reports haven’t been researched or transcribed yet. Named Within This File Primary Valentin Cruz Notes Missing Person Unsolved


    file20000801 (pending)
    Date: Tue, Aug 1, 2000
    Victim: Thornhill
    Suspect:
    Location:

    This post is a placeholder for a murder or missing person incident which occurred in the Pikes Peak Region but where a file is “pending” as public reports haven’t been researched or transcribed yet. Named Within This File Primary Terah Maria Thornhill Notes


    This Case Will Never Truly Be Over Until We Find These Two Boys
    Date: Mon, Jan 1, 2001
    Victim: Bryant² (Bennett²)
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Mt. Herman

    Named Within This File Primary Austin (Austen) Eugene Bryant (Bennett), Edward Dylan Bryant (Bennett) Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    Lives Have Been Affected
    Date: Mon, Nov 5, 2001
    Victim: Ferguson
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Broadmoor

    Named Within This File Primary J.D. Ferguson Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    file20040626 (pending)
    Date: Sat, Jun 26, 2004
    Victim: Gordon
    Suspect:
    Location:

    This post is a placeholder for a murder or missing person incident which occurred in the Pikes Peak Region but where a file is “pending” as public reports haven’t been researched or transcribed yet. Named Within This File Primary Lucas Whyte Gordon Notes Missing Person Unsolved


    file20050117 (pending)
    Date: Mon, Jan 17, 2005
    Victim: Wallace
    Suspect:
    Location:

    This post is a placeholder for a murder or missing person incident which occurred in the Pikes Peak Region but where a file is “pending” as public reports haven’t been researched or transcribed yet. Named Within This File Primary Darlene Ann Wallace Notes Missing Person Unsolved


    file20061118 (pending)
    Date: Sat, Nov 18, 2006
    Victim: Olea
    Suspect:
    Location:

    This post is a placeholder for a murder or missing person incident which occurred in the Pikes Peak Region but where a file is “pending” as public reports haven’t been researched or transcribed yet. Named Within This File Primary Maria Rosario Olea Notes Missing Person Unsolved


    It’s Just a Matter of Time Until Someone Spots Her Body
    Date: Sat, Mar 29, 2008
    Victim: Elshani
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Pulpit Rock

    Named Within This File Primary Bekime “Becky” Elshani Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    file20090228 (pending)
    Date: Sat, Feb 28, 2009
    Victim: Patterson
    Suspect:
    Location:

    This post is a placeholder for a murder or missing person incident which occurred in the Pikes Peak Region but where a file is “pending” as public reports haven’t been researched or transcribed yet. Named Within This File Primary Sandra Kay Patterson Notes Missing Person Unsolved


    It’s So Unlike Her to Be Out of Touch with Family for So Long
    Date: Fri, Apr 1, 2011
    Victim: Heriford
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Vista Grande

    Named Within This File Primary Deborah Heriford (Herlford) Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    file20110702 (pending)
    Date: Sat, Jul 2, 2011
    Victim: Aden
    Suspect:
    Location:

    This post is a placeholder for a murder or missing person incident which occurred in the Pikes Peak Region but where a file is “pending” as public reports haven’t been researched or transcribed yet. Named Within This File Primary John Walter Aden Notes Missing Person Unsolved


    file20120905
    Date: Wed, Sep 5, 2012
    Victim: Storey
    Suspect:
    Location:

    Primary: Leval Dijon Storey


    file20121009
    Date: Tue, Oct 9, 2012
    Victim: Nichols
    Suspect:
    Location:

    Primary: Kara Nancy Nichols


    On Account of His Sparkling and Exhilarating Disposition of Character
    Date: Sat, Mar 1, 1873
    Victim: Champagne
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Cheyenne Cañon

    In February to March of 1873, the body of a man from France was found in Cheyenne Cañon. An inquiry into the death decided he had been lured by an unidentified person, to the location for a picnic before his neck was deliberately broken. This is an incomplete file; approximately…


    Our Hitherto Quiet Village Was Somewhat Startled on Saturday Last
    Date: Sat, Aug 1, 1874
    Victim: Unidentified²
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Squirrel Creek

    In March 1875, the bodies of one man and one woman were found in tall grasses 100 yards south of a rural road. The deteriorated bodies were clothed but no shoes or boots were located. Evidence of gunfire was located nearby and it is suspected the pair were immigrants murdered…


    Not a Single Feature Was Recognizable
    Date: Tue, Apr 4, 1882
    Victim: Unidentified
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: North End

    In May 1882, an unidentified, 38-40 year old woman was found dead in the privy at the rear yard of a vacant home in Colorado Springs. The body held a nearly-full vial of laudanum clutched in one hand. Witnesses recognized the woman as having checked into a local hotel and…


    Horrified at the Discovery of the Remains of a Second Person
    Date: Thu, Aug 24, 1882
    Victim: Roenigk, Bagby
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Other Ute Pass

    In October 1883, a young man fishing a creek along Ute Pass found the long dead remains of two or three people. A newspaper employee recalled an advertisement a year earlier seeking the whereabouts of two missing men. Family and a law enforcement associate of one of the missing men…


    It Promises to Battle the Skill of the Most Expert Detectives
    Date: Fri, Aug 1, 1884
    Victim: Unidentified
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Manitou Park (Historic)

    The scattered bones of an unidentified man were found in a sparsely inhabited, almost inaccessible mountainous part of northwestern El Paso County. An investigation identified both firearm and blunt force as a cause of death; it also suggested the presence of a mysterious wealthy man in the area several years…


    Travelers on Their Way To Cripple Creek Had Left the Body
    Date: Thu, Oct 1, 1896
    Victim: Unidentified
    Suspect:
    Location: Cheyenne Cañon

    Named Within This File Primary Unidentified Child Other People Organizations or Places


    Disposed of With Such Care and Tenderness
    Date: Sat, Apr 1, 1899
    Victim: Unidentified
    Suspect:
    Location: Garden of the Gods/Mesa

    Named Within This File Primary Unidentified Infant Other People Organizations or Places 1/2 mile west of Balanced Rock


    Neatly Dressed and Placed in a Home-made Coffin
    Date: Wed, Nov 1, 1899
    Victim: Unidentified
    Suspect:
    Location: Victor

    Named Within This File Primary Unidentified Infant Other People Organizations or Places Granite Mill, Victor (Colorado);


    Enclosed in a Very Neatly Made Pine Box
    Date: Fri, Jun 1, 1900
    Victim: Unidentified
    Suspect:
    Location: Lowell

    Named Within This File Primary Unidentified Infant Other People Organizations or Places Moreno avenue, between Weber and Nevada


    For We Fellows Have to Go Through Such Scrapes
    Date: Fri, Sep 2, 1910
    Victim: Unidentified
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Twin Rocks

    Named Within This File Primary Unidentified Victim Other People Organizations or Places


    One of Four Cases in Two Months
    Date: Sun, Dec 27, 1914
    Victim: Unidentified
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Memorial Park

    Named Within This File Primary Unidentified Infant Other People Organizations or Places


    As They Were Strolling Around the Edge of the Water
    Date: Wed, May 10, 1922
    Victim: Unidentified
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Memorial Park

    Named Within This File Primary Unidentified Female Infant Other People Organizations or Places


    Wrapped in a Copy of a Denver Newspaper
    Date: Sun, Sep 10, 1922
    Victim: Unidentified
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Westside

    Named Within This File Primary Unidentified Female Infant Other People Organizations or Places


    No Clew to the Identity of Murdered or Murderer
    Date: Sat, Sep 1, 1923
    Victim: Unidentified
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Palmer Lake

    Named Within This File Primary Unidentified Male Other People Organizations or Places


    Born on a Passenger Train
    Date: Tue, May 21, 1929
    Victim: Unidentified
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Fountain

    Named Within This File Primary Unidentified Male Infant Other People Organizations or Places


    One of the Darkest Eras of Crime Mystery and Rapacious Violence of This Region
    Date: Sat, Jan 28, 1933
    Victim: Unidentified
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Greenhorn Mountain (Pueblo)

    Named Within This File Primary Unidentified Male Other People Organizations or Places Notes see also /file19330707 (unidentified) see also file19330516 (Hanson) Don’t Miss This Related Text


    Many Clues Lead To Nowhere and Identity Is Unknown
    Date: Fri, Jul 7, 1933
    Victim: Unidentified
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Florissant

    Named Within This File Primary Unidentified Other People Organizations or Places Notes see also /file19330516 (Hanson) see also /file19330128 (unidentified)


    Where Few Properties in the Vicinity Are Occupied
    Date: Mon, Nov 27, 1933
    Victim: Unidentified
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: (Other/Unspecified EPC)

    Named Within This File Primary Unidentified Female Infant Other People Organizations or Places


    He Tried to Efface His Identity
    Date: Sun, Sep 1, 1974
    Victim: Bjorkeroth
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Barr Trail/Cog Rail

    Named Within This File Primary John Ulf Bjorkeroth Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    We Haven’t Stopped Trying To Solve the Case
    Date: Sun, Nov 1, 1981
    Victim: Unidentified
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Midway

    Named Within This File Primary Unidentified Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    file19900101 (pending)
    Date: Mon, Jan 1, 1990
    Victim: Unidentified
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location:

    This post is a placeholder for a murder or missing person incident which occurred in the Pikes Peak Region but where a file is “pending” as public reports haven’t been researched or transcribed yet. Named Within This File Primary Unidentified Victim Notes


    Such a Case Is Difficult but Not Unsolvable
    Date: Fri, Jan 1, 1999
    Victim: Unidentified
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Fort Carson

    Named Within This File Primary Unidentified Male Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    file20130112
    Date: Sat, Jan 12, 2013
    Victim: Unidentified
    Suspect:
    Location:

    Primary: Unidentified Male


    To the Indians, He Was an Avenging Spirit They Spoke About in Whispers
    Date: Mon, Apr 1, 1861
    Victim: Vantress⁴
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Other El Paso County

    In the Spring of 1861, a man returned from hunting and found his wife and three children dead about 20 miles outside of Colorado Springs near the Sand Creek. An article in this file reports the four individuals were murdered by Indians and that the man responded by creating a…


    On Account of His Sparkling and Exhilarating Disposition of Character
    Date: Sat, Mar 1, 1873
    Victim: Champagne
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Cheyenne Cañon

    In February to March of 1873, the body of a man from France was found in Cheyenne Cañon. An inquiry into the death decided he had been lured by an unidentified person, to the location for a picnic before his neck was deliberately broken. This is an incomplete file; approximately…


    Our Hitherto Quiet Village Was Somewhat Startled on Saturday Last
    Date: Sat, Aug 1, 1874
    Victim: Unidentified²
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Squirrel Creek

    In March 1875, the bodies of one man and one woman were found in tall grasses 100 yards south of a rural road. The deteriorated bodies were clothed but no shoes or boots were located. Evidence of gunfire was located nearby and it is suspected the pair were immigrants murdered…


    Came to His Death by Hard Drinking
    Date: Mon, Sep 18, 1876
    Victim: Roe
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: (Other/Unspecified CS)

    A guest at the Pike’s Peak House found another guest on the floor of an ajoining room with his throat cut. A doctor was summoned; the man died within minutes of the doctor’s arrival. The man had been under the influence of liquor since his arrival in town three weeks…


    Planning the Summary Vengeance That Awaited the Murderer
    Date: Mon, Nov 20, 1876
    Victim: Brown, Brown
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: La Veta (Huerfano)

    A husband and wife were found dead and their married daughter with a child in her arms were all beaten east of La Veta on a road to Walsenburg. The daughter was likely to survive and give an account of the assault and murderer. The published editorial position favored the…


    Horrified at the Discovery of the Remains of a Second Person
    Date: Thu, Aug 24, 1882
    Victim: Roenigk, Bagby
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Other Ute Pass

    In October 1883, a young man fishing a creek along Ute Pass found the long dead remains of two or three people. A newspaper employee recalled an advertisement a year earlier seeking the whereabouts of two missing men. Family and a law enforcement associate of one of the missing men…


    It Promises to Battle the Skill of the Most Expert Detectives
    Date: Fri, Aug 1, 1884
    Victim: Unidentified
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Manitou Park (Historic)

    The scattered bones of an unidentified man were found in a sparsely inhabited, almost inaccessible mountainous part of northwestern El Paso County. An investigation identified both firearm and blunt force as a cause of death; it also suggested the presence of a mysterious wealthy man in the area several years…


    Soon Afterward, the Building Fell With a Crash
    Date: Mon, Jun 28, 1886
    Victim: Welch
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: (Old) Colorado City

    A body of man known in the community as honest, sober, and industrious was found in the remains of a building fire which was thought to have been set deliberately to cover the crime of his murder. After a brief examination, a coroner’s jury found that the man died by…


    Our Criminal Annals Furnish Few Cases So Mysterious and So Brutal
    Date: Fri, Mar 30, 1888
    Victim: Hand, Kearney
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Edgerton (Historic), Air Force Academy

    Named Within This File Primary Mary Jane (Chalfant) Elworthy Kearney; Jamie Hand Other People Harris Brothers; Mr. and Mrs. Estes; S.K. Harris; Mrs. Beach; Coroner Davis; Dr. S.A. Fisk; Sheriff Jackson; Emory P. Moon; Nellie Elworthy; W.H. Sharpley; John Rand; W.A. Davis; A. Hutchinson; James Janus; Dr. A.G. Lewis; Dr….


    The Case Will Always Probably Remain a Mystery
    Date: Thu, Jan 3, 1889
    Victim: Brown
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Downtown

    Named Within This File Primary Frank Brown Other People Mrs. John Scanlan; Alice Stapleton; Harman Ripke; Herman Ripke; El Paso County Coroner Davis; Dr. A.G. Lewis; Dr. J.R. Wilcox; E.G. Perkins; D.W. Robbins; William Isles; O. Parker; John Braden; James Connelly; Dr. William M. Strickler; E.R. Stark; Deputy Brazleton; Justice…


    Until the Shock and Loss of Blood Overcame Him
    Date: Sun, Mar 15, 1891
    Victim: Basel
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Monument, Rampart Range

    The decomposed body of a man was found by a rancher tending to a fence west of Monument. Identification of the man was made possible by a dated, legal receipt in his pocket. The coroner theorized the man was among a group of tie choppers (lumber/timber labor) late one cold…


    The Young Man Must Have Taken a Fearful Dose
    Date: Wed, Aug 26, 1891
    Victim: Hooper
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Crystal Park

    Named Within This File Primary Robert Hooper Other People Organizations or Places


    He Came Upon a Sight That Was Entirely Unexpected
    Date: Thu, Feb 4, 1897
    Victim: Homer
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Cheyenne Cañon

    Named Within This File Primary Joseph Homer Other People Organizations or Places


    It Was Probably Caused by the Fall
    Date: Sun, Jun 27, 1897
    Victim: Camp
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: (Old) Colorado City

    Named Within This File Primary Henry B. Camp Other People Organizations or Places


    He Waged a Bitter War Upon the Toughs That Infested the Town
    Date: Wed, Aug 11, 1897
    Victim: Frowine
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Manitou

    Named Within This File Primary Charles Harold Frowine Other People Organizations or Places


    A Hall Filled With Terrified Politicians and Horrified Spectators
    Date: Wed, Sep 7, 1898
    Victim: Harris
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Downtown

    Named Within This File Primary Charles E. Harris Other People Organizations or Places


    Cold-blooded and Daring
    Date: Thu, Dec 26, 1901
    Victim: Gleason
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Altman (Historic)

    Named Within This File Primary Martin Gleason Other People Organizations or Places Wild Horse and Deadwood mines, body found at bottom of the Kalamazoo shaft, Cripple Creek


    It Has Caused a Strong Feeling Against the Criminals Who Infest The District
    Date: Sun, Sep 21, 1902
    Victim: Cate
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Goldfield (Historic)

    Named Within This File Primary Augustus “Gus” P. Cate Other People Organizations or Places


    The Question Is No Nearer Solution Than It Was at the Beginning
    Date: Sun, Jan 4, 1903
    Victim: Bailey
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: North End

    Named Within This File Primary James E. Bailey Other People Organizations or Places


    There Was No Hope for Them
    Date: Thu, Feb 25, 1904
    Victim: Lowery, McGuire
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Downtown

    Named Within This File Primary Lela Maud Lowery, McGuire Other People Organizations or Places


    Peaceful Hills in the Vicinity Resounded With the Tumult of Battle
    Date: Wed, Jun 8, 1904
    Victim: Carley
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Other Teller County

    Named Within This File Primary John H. Carley Other People Organizations or Places Dunnville, 12 miles south of Victor


    She Had Been in Fear of Her Life for a Number of Weeks
    Date: Fri, Jul 9, 1909
    Victim: Barelli
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Roswell

    Named Within This File Primary Teresa Barelli Other People Organizations or Places


    For We Fellows Have to Go Through Such Scrapes
    Date: Fri, Sep 2, 1910
    Victim: Unidentified
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Twin Rocks

    Named Within This File Primary Unidentified Victim Other People Organizations or Places


    The City Has Been Stirred as Never Before Over a Crime
    Date: Sun, Sep 17, 1911
    Victim: Burnham³, Wayne³
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Westside

    Named Within This File Primary Alice Burnham, Alice May Burnham, John Burnham, Blanche Wayne, Blanche McGinnis Wayne, Henry F. Wayne Other People Organizations or Places


    The Victim of a Strange Disease or Poison
    Date: Sun, Nov 3, 1912
    Victim: Leveson-Gower
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: St. Elmo (Chaffee)

    Named Within This File Primary John Henry Leveson-Gower Other People Organizations or Places boarding house at the Mary Murphy mine at St. Elmo near Buena Vista poisoning of seven men, leveson-gower was fifth; four men died before him


    Died with the Secret of the Identity of the Man Who Murdered Him
    Date: Fri, Jul 11, 1913
    Victim: Whitehead
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Manitou

    Named Within This File Primary Albert Whitehead Other People Organizations or Places


    One of Four Cases in Two Months
    Date: Sun, Dec 27, 1914
    Victim: Unidentified
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Memorial Park

    Named Within This File Primary Unidentified Infant Other People Organizations or Places


    He Was Well Liked and Known as a Fearless Officer
    Date: Fri, Apr 8, 1921
    Victim: Lindamood
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Fountain

    Named Within This File Primary John Henry Lindamood Other People Organizations or Places


    As They Were Strolling Around the Edge of the Water
    Date: Wed, May 10, 1922
    Victim: Unidentified
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Memorial Park

    Named Within This File Primary Unidentified Female Infant Other People Organizations or Places


    Wrapped in a Copy of a Denver Newspaper
    Date: Sun, Sep 10, 1922
    Victim: Unidentified
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Westside

    Named Within This File Primary Unidentified Female Infant Other People Organizations or Places


    The Skulking Fiend Worked Quietly and With Much Speed
    Date: Thu, Aug 23, 1923
    Victim: Suttle
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Lowell

    Named Within This File Primary Elsie Jorgensen Suttle Other People Organizations or Places


    No Clew to the Identity of Murdered or Murderer
    Date: Sat, Sep 1, 1923
    Victim: Unidentified
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Palmer Lake

    Named Within This File Primary Unidentified Male Other People Organizations or Places


    Born on a Passenger Train
    Date: Tue, May 21, 1929
    Victim: Unidentified
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Fountain

    Named Within This File Primary Unidentified Male Infant Other People Organizations or Places


    It Was Entirely Probable That the Bootleg War Might Reach This City
    Date: Tue, Apr 29, 1930
    Victim: Lombardi
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Drennan

    Named Within This File Primary Andy Lombardi Other People Organizations or Places


    One of the Darkest Eras of Crime Mystery and Rapacious Violence of This Region
    Date: Sat, Jan 28, 1933
    Victim: Unidentified
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Greenhorn Mountain (Pueblo)

    Named Within This File Primary Unidentified Male Other People Organizations or Places Notes see also /file19330707 (unidentified) see also file19330516 (Hanson) Don’t Miss This Related Text


    Many Clues Lead To Nowhere and Identity Is Unknown
    Date: Fri, Jul 7, 1933
    Victim: Unidentified
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Florissant

    Named Within This File Primary Unidentified Other People Organizations or Places Notes see also /file19330516 (Hanson) see also /file19330128 (unidentified)


    Where Few Properties in the Vicinity Are Occupied
    Date: Mon, Nov 27, 1933
    Victim: Unidentified
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: (Other/Unspecified EPC)

    Named Within This File Primary Unidentified Female Infant Other People Organizations or Places


    We Are Back to Where We Started, With the Case Yet To Be Solved
    Date: Sun, Sep 29, 1935
    Victim: Wilm
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Ivywild

    Named Within This File Primary Margaret E. Wilm Other People Organizations or Places


    Let’s Stop the Horrified Whispering and Talk Facts
    Date: Tue, Jan 18, 1949
    Victim: Parsons
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Garden of the Gods/Mesa

    Named Within This File Primary Walter Joe Parsons Other People Organizations or Places


    The Man Was the One the Officer Had Been Looking For
    Date: Thu, Nov 26, 1953
    Victim: Burchfield
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Shooks Run

    Named Within This File Primary Richard Stanley Burchfield Other People Organizations or Places


    All Possible Leads Have Been Explored Except One
    Date: Mon, May 31, 1954
    Victim: Norris
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Downtown

    Named Within This File Primary Alford Henderson Norris Other People Organizations or Places


    He May Have Been Mixed Up in Something
    Date: Mon, Jan 2, 1956
    Victim: Abrams
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Downtown

    Named Within This File Primary Nathaniel Abrams Other People Organizations or Places


    Because She Couldn’t Understand What He Was Saying
    Date: Thu, Oct 10, 1957
    Victim: Beazell
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Patty Jewett

    Named Within This File Primary Dorothy Beazell Other People Organizations or Places


    Kneeling as Though in Prayer
    Date: Thu, Sep 29, 1960
    Victim: Gaughan
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Bonnyville

    Named Within This File Primary James Joseph Gaughan Jr. Other People Organizations or Places


    file19620322 (pending)
    Date: Thu, Mar 22, 1962
    Victim: Blackman
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location:

    This post is a placeholder for a murder or missing person incident which occurred in the Pikes Peak Region but where a file is “pending” as public reports haven’t been researched or transcribed yet. Named Within This File Primary Frances Blackman Notes


    In View of the Circumstances, No Coroner’s Hearing Will Be Held
    Date: Tue, Jul 16, 1968
    Victim: Weese
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Downtown

    Named Within This File Primary Charley Otto Weese Other People Organizations or Places


    Shot by Someone Who Was Above Him
    Date: Wed, Dec 25, 1968
    Victim: Kroecker
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Downtown

    Named Within This File Primary Jack J. Kroecker Other People Organizations or Places


    After He Stopped To Check the Roadside for Debris
    Date: Mon, Oct 13, 1969
    Victim: Harris
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Cheyenne Mountain/NORAD, Hwy 115

    Named Within This File Primary JoAnne Harris Other People Organizations or Places


    They Were Questioning Two Men
    Date: Wed, Feb 18, 1970
    Victim: Judson
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Citadel Mall

    Named Within This File Primary Richard B. Judson Other People Organizations or Places


    After He Failed To Report for Work at the School
    Date: Fri, Feb 12, 1971
    Victim: Samuelson
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Patty Jewett

    Named Within This File Primary Lloyd James Samuelson Other People Organizations or Places


    Found on the Playground
    Date: Sun, Feb 28, 1971
    Victim: Martinez
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Papeton (Historic), Venetian Village

    Named Within This File Primary Delores J. Martinez Other People Organizations or Places


    A Veteran of the Peace Corps and a Vagabond Traveler
    Date: Fri, Mar 26, 1971
    Victim: Begin
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Downtown

    Named Within This File Primary Jean Berchmans Begin Other People Organizations or Places


    Because a Witness Had Lied
    Date: Fri, Jan 12, 1973
    Victim: Collins
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Lowell

    Named Within This File Primary McKinley Collins Other People Organizations or Places Notes see also /file19740720 John Galbearth (Glabearth, Galbrearth)


    Leaving To Go to Work When She Was Confronted
    Date: Mon, Jun 18, 1973
    Victim: Thompson
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Pikes Peak Park

    Named Within This File Primary Linda Vernell Thompson Other People Organizations or Places


    Police Said They Have a Number of Leads in the Case
    Date: Sun, Jul 1, 1973
    Victim: Byrd
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Palmer Park

    Named Within This File Primary Mary E. Byrd [Bird] Other People Organizations or Places


    After She Broke Free From Her Assailant
    Date: Thu, Aug 30, 1973
    Victim: Pierce
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Hillside

    Named Within This File Primary Brenda Joyce Pierce Other People Organizations or Places


    What Was Done Was Done and It Can’t Be Undone
    Date: Fri, Sep 7, 1973
    Victim: Conroy
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Hillside

    Named Within This File Primary Frank Conroy Other People Organizations or Places


    file19740417 (pending)
    Date: Wed, Apr 17, 1974
    Victim: Gambles
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location:

    This post is a placeholder for a murder or missing person incident which occurred in the Pikes Peak Region but where a file is “pending” as public reports haven’t been researched or transcribed yet. Named Within This File Primary Virgil Gambles Notes


    After a Heated Family Argument
    Date: Wed, Jul 3, 1974
    Victim: Rainey
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: North End

    Named Within This File Primary Scarborough Rainey Jr. Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    The Victim Was Shot Without Offering Any Resistance to the Holdup
    Date: Tue, Aug 13, 1974
    Victim: McLaughlin
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Memorial Park

    Named Within This File Primary Charles Norman McLaughlin [McGlaughlin] Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    With Extreme Reluctance
    Date: Sat, Jan 11, 1975
    Victim: McClendon
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Knob Hill

    A grocery store manager went missing while opening his store; a store safe had been left open and some money was missing. About one week later, the man’s body was found in an abandoned garage just north of Denver. He had been shot. False ransom demands hampered the initial kidnapping…


    They Did Not Feel It Was Important Enough To Call Police
    Date: Tue, Apr 22, 1975
    Victim: Martin
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Janitell

    Named Within This File Primary Francis L. “Luke” Martin Other People Organizations or Places Notes See also Summer of 1975


    Knocked Out of His Cowboy Boots on Impact
    Date: Tue, Jun 17, 1975
    Victim: Romisch
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Hwy 115

    This incident is one of eight recorded as a master file documenting the murders of Francis G. Romisch (19); Daniel Howard Van Lone (29); Christobal F. Delgado (53); Winford Proffitt (19); Karen Elisa Grammer (18); Milton Abramson (64); Winslow Douglas Watson; III (21); and Louis Allen “Ricky” Miller (Lewis) (21)….


    They Had Been Watching
    Date: Mon, Jun 23, 1975
    Victim: Delgado
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Ivywild

    This incident is one of eight recorded as a master file documenting the murders of Francis G. Romisch (19); Daniel Howard Van Lone (29); Christobal F. Delgado (53); Winford Proffitt (19); Karen Elisa Grammer (18); Milton Abramson (64); Winslow Douglas Watson; III (21); and Louis Allen “Ricky” Miller (Lewis) (21)….


    Officials Deny Link Among Murders
    Date: Wed, Jul 2, 1975
    Victim: Abramson
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Fort Carson

    This incident is one of eight recorded as a master file documenting the murders of Francis G. Romisch (19); Daniel Howard Van Lone (29); Christobal F. Delgado (53); Winford Proffitt (19); Karen Elisa Grammer (18); Milton Abramson (64); Winslow Douglas Watson; III (21); and Louis Allen “Ricky” Miller (Lewis) (21)….


    Time Has Not Altered the Facts
    Date: Sun, Nov 23, 1975
    Victim: Bonicelli
    Suspect: Ortega
    Location: Ivywild

    Eloise Bonicelli see also /file19740324 Ann Phillips see also /file19751209 Benny Valdez


    His Service Weapon Had Been Fired Twice
    Date: Thu, Dec 18, 1975
    Victim: Laabs
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Ivywild

    Named Within This File Primary Donald Robert Laabs Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    17, with Acne and a Blue Fluffy Coat
    Date: Mon, Feb 7, 1977
    Victim: Honzell
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Pikeview

    Named Within This File Primary Maria Lorraine Honzell Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    Everybody Liked Her. She Had No Enemies.
    Date: Sat, Jul 9, 1977
    Victim: Hicks
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Manitou

    Named Within This File Primary Marguerite J. Hicks Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    She Screamed and the Phone Went Dead
    Date: Sun, Dec 18, 1977
    Victim: Scott
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: (Old) Colorado City

    Named Within This File Primary Carol Lynn Scott Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    We Are Talking to Everyone Who Knew Her
    Date: Tue, Mar 28, 1978
    Victim: Murry
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Eastborough

    Named Within This File Primary Wanda Pearl Murry Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    Every Homicide Is Solvable if the Right Information Comes Forward
    Date: Wed, Nov 22, 1978
    Victim: MacEachern (MacEahern)
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Roswell

    Named Within This File Primary Neil Gordon MacEachern (MacEahern) Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    You’ve Got To Check Out Every Lead
    Date: Mon, Dec 11, 1978
    Victim: Gaylord
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Hwy 115

    Named Within This File Primary Peggy Sue Gaylord Other People Organizations or Places


    He Arrived Only Three Days Before His Disappearance
    Date: Tue, Aug 14, 1979
    Victim: Baker
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Stratmoor

    Named Within This File Primary Jay Bryan Baker Other People Organizations or Places


    We’re Working around the Clock Investigating
    Date: Thu, Jan 17, 1980
    Victim: Pflug
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Woodland Park

    Named Within This File Primary Glen Frederick Pflug Other People Organizations or Places


    He Heard Sounds of a Fracas From the Rear Bedroom
    Date: Wed, May 28, 1980
    Victim: Borden
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Lowell

    Named Within This File Primary Artie “Borden” Borden (83) Other People Organizations or Places Notes See also /file19810207 Myles See also /file19810727 Edward Connaughton See also /file19830312 Teigen See also /file19830730 Sandoval


    I Don’t Know What Else We Could Have Done
    Date: Thu, Dec 18, 1980
    Victim: Caldwell
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Hillside

    Named Within This File Primary Mary Margaret G. Caldwell Other People Organizations or Places Notes see also /file19790829 Simpson


    Do Not Go There Alone
    Date: Sat, Feb 7, 1981
    Victim: Myles
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Park Hill

    Named Within This File Primary Radford Michael Myles [Miles] Other People Organizations or Places Notes See also /file19800528 Borden See also /file19810727 Edward Connaughton See also /file19830312 Teigen See also /file19830730 Sandoval


    They Called Long-distance to Denver, Where His Car Was Found
    Date: Mon, Jul 27, 1981
    Victim: Connaughton
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Pikes Peak Park

    Named Within This File Primary Edward G. Connaughton Other People Organizations or Places Notes See also /file19800528 Borden See also /file19810207 Myles See also /file19830312 Teigen See also /file19830730 Sandoval


    We Haven’t Stopped Trying To Solve the Case
    Date: Sun, Nov 1, 1981
    Victim: Unidentified
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Midway

    Named Within This File Primary Unidentified Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    Because I Know Too Much
    Date: Wed, Nov 18, 1981
    Victim: Levin
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Palmer Park

    Named Within This File Primary Essell [Essel] G. Levin Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    file19811122 (pending)
    Date: Sun, Nov 22, 1981
    Victim: Linski
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location:

    This post is a placeholder for a murder or missing person incident which occurred in the Pikes Peak Region but where a file is “pending” as public reports haven’t been researched or transcribed yet. Named Within This File Primary David Linski Notes


    About a Woman
    Date: Sat, Dec 12, 1981
    Victim: Redfern
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: (Old) Colorado City

    Named Within This File Primary Randall Lane Redfern Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    He Was Kind of a Rebel
    Date: Sun, May 9, 1982
    Victim: Bennington
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Rampart Range

    Named Within This File Primary William Douglas Bennington Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    A Little Traffic Violation Can Become a Very Dangerous Thing
    Date: Thu, Dec 23, 1982
    Victim: McLaughlin
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Spring Creek

    Named Within This File Primary David Mark McLaughlin Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    They Saw Him Under Some Trash
    Date: Thu, Jan 6, 1983
    Victim: Guevara
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Austin Bluffs

    Named Within This File Primary Nicholas Guevara Jr. Other People Organizations or Places Notes see also /file19830106B Ruth Pauline Jones


    Police Called It a Strange Coincidence
    Date: Thu, Jan 6, 1983
    Victim: Jones
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Southborough

    Named Within This File Primary Ruth Pauline Jones Other People Organizations or Places Notes see also /file19830106A Nicholas Guevara Jr


    It Sounded Like a Knock-down, Drag-out Fight
    Date: Sat, Mar 12, 1983
    Victim: Teigen
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Dorchester

    Named Within This File Primary Marvin Orville “Snaggle Tooth” Teigen Other People Organizations or Places Notes See also /file19800528 Borden See also /file19810207 Myles See also /file19810727 Edward Connaughton See also /file19830730 Sandoval


    They Were Still Interviewing a Lot of People
    Date: Sat, Jul 30, 1983
    Victim: Sandoval
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Lowell

    Named Within This File Primary Archie Nicholas Sandoval Other People Organizations or Places Notes See also /file19800528 Borden See also /file19810207 Myles See also /file19810727 Edward Connaughton See also /file19830312 Teigen


    She Appeared To Have Been Dragged
    Date: Wed, Dec 14, 1983
    Victim: Williams
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Downtown

    Named Within This File Primary Gloria Williams Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    Detectives Report Some Progress
    Date: Mon, May 28, 1984
    Victim: Semon
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Pikes Peak Park

    Named Within This File Primary James Douglas Semon Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    I Guess People Don’t Think About It Anymore
    Date: Thu, Feb 14, 1985
    Victim: Rundle, Sturm²
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Ivywild

    Primary: Cassandra “Cassie” Susan Rundle; Detrick Davis Sturm; Melanie R Sturm Other People Organizations or Places Shop Related Books


    If He Had A Dollar, You Had A Dollar
    Date: Thu, May 30, 1985
    Victim: Cropsey
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Downtown

    Primary: Richard “Cody” Gordon Cropsey Other People Organizations or Places Shop Related Books


    Monday’s Child Is Fair of Face
    Date: Mon, Aug 12, 1985
    Victim: Bowers-Badial
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Hwy 115

    Named Within This File Primary Percilla Bowers-Badial Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    There Really Isn’t Much There
    Date: Sat, Feb 1, 1986
    Victim: Haislip
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Midway

    Primary: Paul Eugene Haislip Other People Organizations or Places Shop Related Books


    It’s Now Up to the Coppers
    Date: Fri, Mar 7, 1986
    Victim: Riedell
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Garden Ranch

    Primary: Melissa “Missy” Lynn Riedell Other People Organizations or Places Shop Related Books


    The Case Is No Closer to Being Solved Than on the Day She Died
    Date: Sat, Oct 25, 1986
    Victim: Freyschlag
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Skyway

    Primary: Barbara Anson Freyschlag Other People Organizations or Places Shop Related Books


    There Are Some Things That Still Need To Be Explored
    Date: Sun, Dec 28, 1986
    Victim: Robson
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Falcon

    Named Within This File Primary Linda Lou Robson Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    It Still Bothered Me This Morning So We Went Back To Look
    Date: Thu, Sep 17, 1987
    Victim: Aguilera
    Suspect: [unknown]
    Location: Unknown

    Named Within This File Primary Karen Denise Aguilera Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    Her Life Was Marked by Violence
    Date: Fri, Oct 16, 1987
    Victim: Boyd
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Austin Estates

    Named Within This File Primary Sherry Irene Boyd Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    It’s Just Something I Want To Put Out of My Mind
    Date: Fri, Dec 11, 1987
    Victim: Fluegel [Flugel]
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: (Old) Colorado City

    Named Within This File Primary William Francis Fluegel [Flugel] Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    Memories Fade and Witnesses Die
    Date: Mon, Apr 11, 1988
    Victim: Mueller
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Rampart Range/Waldo Canyon

    Named Within This File Primary Walter Mueller Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    They Thought She Was Coming Here To Get Her Life Straight
    Date: Thu, Apr 14, 1988
    Victim: O'Kelley
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Ivywild

    Named Within This File Primary Carolyn June O’Kelley Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    If You Put the Case on a Shelf, It Won’t Be Solved
    Date: Sun, Sep 11, 1988
    Victim: Lewis
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Security

    Named Within This File Primary Towyana [Towana] Lewis Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    Kelly Asher file19881013 (pending)
    Date: Thu, Oct 13, 1988
    Victim: Asher
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Hwy 115

    This post is a placeholder for a murder or missing person incident which occurred in the Pikes Peak Region but where a file is “pending” as public reports haven’t been researched or transcribed yet. Named Within This File Primary Kelly L. Asher Notes


    She Didn’t Know How To Get Out
    Date: Sun, Jul 9, 1989
    Victim: Disbrow
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Knob Hill

    Named Within This File Primary Tracey Lee Disbrow Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    It’s Disappointing That Her So-called Friends Didn’t Come Forward and Say Something
    Date: Tue, Aug 15, 1989
    Victim: Diebold
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Garden of the Gods/Mesa

    Named Within This File Primary Judy E. Diebold Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    file19900419B (pending)
    Date: Thu, Apr 19, 1990
    Victim: Irwin
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location:

    This post is a placeholder for a murder or missing person incident which occurred in the Pikes Peak Region but where a file is “pending” as public reports haven’t been researched or transcribed yet. Named Within This File Primary Jocynda Sue Irwin Notes


    Although the Victim Was Not Interviewed
    Date: Wed, Sep 5, 1990
    Victim: Lacks
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Lowell

    Named Within This File Primary Shirley Ann Lacks Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    We Would Not Be Clearly Able to Convince a Jury
    Date: Fri, Nov 16, 1990
    Victim: Cipriani
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Ivywild

    Primary: Cecelia C.C. Cipriani Other People Organizations or Places Notes: Shop Related Books


    He Was Found by a Friend
    Date: Wed, Jan 23, 1991
    Victim: Rector
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Park Hill

    Named Within This File Primary David Lee Rector Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    His Clothing and Watch Have Never Been Located
    Date: Sun, Feb 17, 1991
    Victim: Kirschenman
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Lowell

    Named Within This File Primary Rodney Dean Kirschenman Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    Neighbors Said He Was a Quiet Man
    Date: Mon, Mar 18, 1991
    Victim: Allen
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Memorial Park

    Named Within This File Primary Ricky Lane Allen Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    We Really Liked Her
    Date: Tue, May 21, 1991
    Victim: Johns (Hathaway)
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: North End

    Named Within This File Primary Karen Kay Johns (Hathaway) Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    No Weapon. No Motive. No Suspect. No Arrest.
    Date: Mon, Jun 17, 1991
    Victim: Johnson
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Memorial Park

    Named Within This File Primary Michael Whitmon Johnson Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    The Driver Appeared To Be Looking for Someone
    Date: Thu, Jul 2, 1992
    Victim: Glover
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Ivywild

    Named Within This File Primary Charles L. Glover Jr. Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    They Can’t Answer It to the Satisfaction of a Jury
    Date: Sat, Apr 23, 1994
    Victim: Livingston
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Stratmoor

    Named Within This File Primary Thomas Lamar Livingston Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    file19940823 (pending)
    Date: Tue, Aug 23, 1994
    Victim: Beall
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location:

    This post is a placeholder for a murder or missing person incident which occurred in the Pikes Peak Region but where a file is “pending” as public reports haven’t been researched or transcribed yet. Named Within This File Primary Barbara Beall Notes


    Apparently Raised No Suspicions
    Date: Thu, Jul 13, 1995
    Victim: LeBeau
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Gateway Park

    Named Within This File Primary Randolph “Randy” L. LeBeau Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    The Agony of Not Knowing
    Date: Wed, Sep 6, 1995
    Victim: DeSalvo
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Citadel Mall

    Named Within This File Primary Rosa M. DeSalvo Other People Organizations or Places Notes see also /file19951110 Mock


    Somebody Knows Something About It
    Date: Fri, Nov 10, 1995
    Victim: Mock
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Citadel Mall

    Named Within This File Primary Marjorie Inez Mock Other People Organizations or Places Notes see also /file19950906 DeSalvo


    And He Died Without Regaining Consciousness
    Date: Wed, Feb 7, 1996
    Victim: Talahytewa (Talahutewa)
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Downtown

    Named Within This File Primary Joseph David Talahytewa (Talahutewa) Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    Nobody Wants to Talk to the Police
    Date: Sun, Nov 9, 1997
    Victim: Dobbins
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Dorchester

    Named Within This File Primary Michael Thomas Dobbins Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    You’re Always Just One Call Away from a Good Lead
    Date: Sat, Nov 29, 1997
    Victim: Robinson-Stoudemire
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Austin Bluffs

    Named Within This File Primary Deborah Anne Robinson-Stoudemire Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    It’s Strange That He Didn’t Come To Get Me
    Date: Tue, Jul 6, 1999
    Victim: Muse
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Rustic Hills

    Named Within This File Primary William Lallie Muse Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    It’s Been One Dead End After Another
    Date: Wed, Aug 30, 2000
    Victim: LaSuer
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Holland Park

    Named Within This File Primary Monique Ann LaSuer Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    It’s Not the Street People Beating up the Street People
    Date: Sat, Sep 9, 2000
    Victim: Jones
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Lowell

    Named Within This File Primary John Michael Jones Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    The Investigation Is Ongoing
    Date: Sat, Jun 16, 2001
    Victim: Quiroz-Rivera
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Eastborough

    Named Within This File Primary Jose Quiroz-Rivera (Damian Santiago) Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    There Is No Such Thing as a Secret
    Date: Thu, Jun 28, 2001
    Victim: Espinoza
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Downtown

    Named Within This File Primary Ricky Arthur “Rick” Espinoza Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    A Fight Broke Out Between the Two Gangs
    Date: Thu, Jul 5, 2001
    Victim: Williams
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Rustic Hills

    Named Within This File Primary Ricarge Reynold Williams Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    We Need Any Help We Can Get
    Date: Fri, Apr 26, 2002
    Victim: Sandberg
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Downtown

    Named Within This File Primary Jocelyn Sandberg Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    If We Don’t Take Care of Ourselves, No One Else Will
    Date: Sun, Jun 16, 2002
    Victim: Foland, Larson
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Stratton Meadows

    Named Within This File Primary Michael Brady Larson, Agnes Foland [Ford?] Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    They Heard a Shot and Saw Him Fall
    Date: Thu, Aug 1, 2002
    Victim: Bautista
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Southborough

    Named Within This File Primary Tyrone Elliott “Kato” Bautista Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    One of the Most Frustrating Cases He’s Worked On
    Date: Sun, Mar 16, 2003
    Victim: Leonard²
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Rustic Hills

    Named Within This File Primary Annabelle Claire (Hyrup) Leonard, Thomas Hyrup Leonard Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    With Friends Like These
    Date: Sun, Jan 25, 2004
    Victim: King
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Ivywild

    Named Within This File Primary Dequincy King Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    There Are a Lot of People Who Have Not Come Forward
    Date: Fri, Nov 26, 2004
    Victim: Browne
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Vista Grande

    Named Within This File Primary Brandon Keith Browne Other People Organizations or Places Notes See also /file20051122 Kinslow


    I Did Not Feel Good About Him Being Here
    Date: Wed, Jun 15, 2005
    Victim: Delaney
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Southborough

    Named Within This File Primary Joshua Jerome “Strap” Delaney Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    There Is DNA Evidence; It Is Just a Matter of Time
    Date: Tue, Nov 22, 2005
    Victim: Kinslow
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Rustic Hills

    Named Within This File Primary Thomas “Tommy” Raymond Kinslow Other People Organizations or Places Notes See also /file20041126 Browne


    We Don’t Have Enough Information Yet
    Date: Sat, Nov 26, 2005
    Victim: Andrews
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Southborough

    Named Within This File Primary Kevin Jamaal Andrews Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    We’re Still Looking for That One Piece of Evidence
    Date: Sat, Nov 4, 2006
    Victim: Whitcher
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Eastborough

    Named Within This File Primary Renee Marie Whitcher Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    We’re So Used to People Firing Their Guns All the Time
    Date: Wed, Nov 29, 2006
    Victim: Dieckmann
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Park Hill

    Named Within This File Primary William Lee Dieckmann Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    The People Who Know Aren’t Coming Forward
    Date: Wed, Apr 18, 2007
    Victim: Wilson
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Downtown

    Named Within This File Primary Terry Lee Wilson Other People Organizations or Places Notes see also /file20020312 Swaba


    Shot by Three Men Wearing Bandannas
    Date: Tue, Jul 17, 2007
    Victim: Salaam
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Gateway Park

    Named Within This File Primary Jamil Salaam Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    It’s Still a Mystery
    Date: Sun, May 11, 2008
    Victim: Skelton
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Roswell

    Named Within This File Primary Mark Burnell Skelton Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    After an Argument with Another Person
    Date: Sun, Jun 15, 2008
    Victim: Binion
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Eastborough

    Named Within This File Primary Demetrius Donnell Binion Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    After He Gave Them All the Money, They Still Wanted More
    Date: Sat, Aug 9, 2008
    Victim: Leon
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Eastborough

    Named Within This File Primary Renan Garcia Leon Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    He Got Caught off Guard
    Date: Thu, Aug 14, 2008
    Victim: Tuncap
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Papeton (Historic), Venetian Village

    Named Within This File Primary Andrew “Gizmo” Tuncap Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    Assumed the Commotion Was from a Nearby House Party
    Date: Wed, Dec 24, 2008
    Victim: Sweet
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Rustic Hills

    Named Within This File Primary Margaret Alice “Mae” Sweet Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    The Three Year Old with a Head Injury
    Date: Tue, Feb 17, 2009
    Victim: Taylor
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Pikes Peak Park

    Named Within This File Primary Kiera Lynn Taylor Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    They Said They Are Tracking Down Leads
    Date: Fri, Sep 18, 2009
    Victim: Ochoa-Felix
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Hwy 115

    Named Within This File Primary Francisco Javier Ochoa-Felix Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    They Think Someone Stopped to Help Him
    Date: Tue, Dec 22, 2009
    Victim: Carter
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: (Other/Unspecified CS)

    Named Within This File Primary Gregory Emile Carter Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    We Continue to Seek Information
    Date: Thu, Sep 30, 2010
    Victim: Wilson
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Rockrimmon

    Named Within This File Primary Stephan Kirk “Too Tall” Wilson Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    file20110309 (pending)
    Date: Wed, Mar 9, 2011
    Victim: Essig
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Fountain

    This post is a placeholder for a murder or missing person incident which occurred in the Pikes Peak Region but where a file is “pending” as public reports haven’t been researched or transcribed yet. Named Within This File Primary Jamie Essig Notes


    We’ve Exhausted All of Our Leads
    Date: Thu, Jul 7, 2011
    Victim: Hogan
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Other Teller County

    Named Within This File Primary John Byron Hogan Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    Everyone Jumps in Their Cars Before the Cops Show Up
    Date: Sat, Jul 9, 2011
    Victim: Gomez, Robles
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Citadel Mall

    Named Within This File Primary Jose Gomez, Jose Robles Other People Organizations or Places Notes


    It Wasn’t Investigated with the Thoroughness of a Homicide Case
    Date: Tue, Sep 13, 2011
    Victim: Martinez
    Suspect: [unsolved]
    Location: Dorchester

    Named Within This File Primary John Carlos Martinez Other People Organizations or Places Notes