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Case File: 2556UMCO

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Unidentified Male

  • Date of Discovery: May 31, 1971
  • Location of Discovery: Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado
  • Estimated Date of Death: Unknown
  • State of Remains: Decomposed
  • Cause of Death: Homicide
  • Physical Description
    ** Listed information is approximate

  • Estimated Age: Infant
  • Race: Unknown
  • Gender: Unknown
  • Height: Unknown
  • Weight: Unknown
  • Hair Color: Unknown
  • Eye Color: Unknown
  • Distinguishing Marks/Features: Unknown
  • Dentals: Not available.
  • Fingerprints: Not available.
  • DNA: Unknown
  • Clothing & Personal Items
  • Clothing: Unknown
  • Jewelry: Unknown
  • Additional Personal Items: Unknown
  • Case History

    Colorado Springs Police Officers were called to a residence at 4116 East Columbia Street when the homeowner's dog carried the remains of an infant to the front yard.

    An autopsy determined the child may have been stillborn but it was not possible to determine the gender, or how long the baby had been abandoned. Although a thorough search of the area was made it was not possible to determine the original location of this crime.

    The Colorado Springs Police Department asks anyone who may have information or witnessed any unusual activity on May 31, 1971, in the area of the 4100 block of East Columbia Street, to please contact them.

    Please note: all cases in which the gender of the victim is unknown are assigned and filed as Male.

    Investigating Agency(s)
    If you have any information about this case please contact;

  • Agency Name: Colorado Springs Police Department
  • Agency Contact Person: N/A
  • Agency Phone Number: 719-444-7595

  • Agency Case Number: LE: 71-87165
  • NCIC Case Number: N/A
  • NamUs Case Number: Not listed
  • Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.

    Information Source(s)
  • Colorado Bureau of Investigations
  • Colorado Springs Police Department - FaceBook

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    Added: 3/4/15; Last Updated: 3/5/15 - By: DD / Unidentified Persons Coordinator

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