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Colleen Kay Burgess

Case Details

Case Type: Missing

Height: 5' 7"

Case Status: OPEN

Weight: 135 lbs


Identifying Marks:

Incident Date: 08/31/1974


Agency: Englewood Police Department

City: Englewood

Date of Birth: 03/28/1949

County: Arapahoe

Date of Death: Unknown

Agency Case #: 74-17906

Age: 31

Judicial District: 18th Judicial District

Gender: Female

Year Solved:

Race: Caucasian

NamUs Case #: 8297

Eyes: Hazel

NCMEC Case #: Unknown

Hair: Red/Auburn

About this Case:

On August 31, 1974, 31 year old Colleen Burgess left work at Frito Lay in Denver and never returned home. Approximately one week later one of Colleen's close friends received a letter, believed to be from Colleen, indicating she had a terminal illness and left home because she didn't want her husband and four children to see her suffering. There has been no known contact with Colleen since. May have left in a 1967 green Chevrolet Nova. Anyone with information regarding this case is asked to please contact the Englewood Police Department

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

Englewood Police Department



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