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James William Murray

Case Details

Case Type: Homicide

Height: Unknown

Case Status: OPEN

Weight: Unknown


Identifying Marks:

Incident Date: 05/15/1988


Agency: Jefferson County Sheriff's Office

City: Golden

Date of Birth: Unknown

County: Jefferson

Date of Death: 05/15/1988

Agency Case #: 88-9138

Age: 35

Judicial District: 1st Judicial District

Gender: Male

Year Solved:

Race: Caucasian

NamUs Case #: Unknown

Eyes: Brown

NCMEC Case #: Unknown

Hair: Brown

About this Case:

On May 15, 1988, a body was found inside a septic tank in Deer Creek Canyon. The body was identified as 35 year old James William Murray, known to locals as "Crazy Jim." Murray had not been seen since December 1985, as he prepared for a trip to Arizona. Murray lived in a cabin behind Long Brothers Garage off Highway 285 near Conifer for a number of years. He also rented a house off of Grapevine Road for awhile. He was last known to have a beige Volkswagen Rabbit. 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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