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Jose Pablo Rivas

Case Details

Case Type: Homicide

Height: Unknown

Case Status: OPEN

Weight: Unknown


Identifying Marks:

Incident Date: 06/02/1987


Agency: Grand Junction Police Department

City: Grand Junction

Date of Birth: 01/01/1892

County: Mesa

Date of Death: 06/02/1987

Agency Case #: 87-16926

Age: 95

Judicial District: 21st Judicial District

Gender: Male

Year Solved:

Race: Caucasian

NamUs Case #: Unknown

Eyes: Unknown

NCMEC Case #: Unknown

Hair: Unknown

About this Case:

Jose Rivas was found strangled and beaten toward the rear of his home, while an autopsy confirmed multiple traumatic injuries. According to police the house had been ransacked and there was evidence of forced entry. Nothing in the house was found missing however rumors spread that Rivas' home had been targeted for hidden cash. Neighbors reported the area was quiet the night of the attack. Rivas was last seen at his house around 7:00 P.M. Anyone with information regarding this case, is asked to please contact the Grand Junction Police Department.

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

Grand Junction Police Department

Grand Junction


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