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Irva Steele

Case Details

Case Type: Homicide

Height: Unknown

Case Status: OPEN

Weight: Unknown


Identifying Marks:

Incident Date: 11/12/1977


Agency: Durango Police Department

City: Durango

Date of Birth: 01/21/1900

County: La Plata

Date of Death: 11/12/1977

Agency Case #: 1977-12045

Age: 77

Judicial District: 6th Judicial District

Gender: Male

Year Solved:

Race: Caucasian

NamUs Case #: Unknown

Eyes: Unknown

NCMEC Case #: Unknown

Hair: Gray or Partially Gray

About this Case:

On November 12, 1977, in the early evening, an officer was flagged down by a citizen next to the 14th Street Liquor Store stating there was an unresponsive male lying on the floor in the Liquor Store. It was determined store clerk, Irva Steele, had been shot and killed while working at the store. Anyone with information regarding this case, is asked to please contact the Durango Police Department.

If you have any information about this case, please contact:

Durango Police Department



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