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Harold Cohen

Case Details

Case Type: Homicide

Height: Unknown

Case Status: OPEN

Weight: Unknown


Identifying Marks:

Incident Date: 02/11/1950


Agency: Jefferson County Sheriff's Office

City: Golden

Date of Birth: Unknown

County: Jefferson

Date of Death: 02/11/1950

Agency Case #: 53-105

Age: Unknown

Judicial District: 1st Judicial District

Gender: Male

Year Solved:

Race: Caucasian

NamUs Case #: Unknown

Eyes: Unknown

NCMEC Case #: Unknown

Hair: Unknown

About this Case:

On Saturday, November 3, 1949, 38-year-old Harold Murphy Cohen was reported missing to the Denver Police Department. Cohen went by the name of Murphy or "Murph" and was a known gambler and fight referee. He had reportedly attended a ceremonial dinner at Gaetano's in Denver prior to his disappearance. He was last seen wearing a goldish brown cardigan style jacket, a pearl gray sleeveless sweater, a grayish blue pair of trousers, brown shoes and a brown hat. Cohen was found on February 11, 1950 in what was known as Blue Lake. Blue Lake was located south of Highway 58 at Indiana Street and is now on Coors company property. Anyone with information regarding this case, is asked to please contact the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office.

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

Jefferson County Sheriff's Office



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