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Lorenzo DeShawn Chivers

Case Details

Case Type: Missing

Height: 5' 10"

Case Status: OPEN

Weight: 160 lbs


Identifying Marks:

Incident Date: 02/08/1999


Agency: Westminster Police Department

City: Westminster

Date of Birth: 11/05/1962

County: Jefferson

Date of Death: 02/08/1999

Agency Case #: 99-02080

Age: 36

Judicial District: 1st Judicial District

Gender: Male

Year Solved:

Race: African American

NamUs Case #: 10782

Eyes: Brown

NCMEC Case #: Unknown

Hair: Brown

About this Case:

Since February 1999, the Westminster Police Department and Thornton Police Department detectives have investigated the suspicious disappearance of nine year old Sarah Skiba, her father Paul Skiba and Lorenzo Chivers an employee of Paul's moving company and storage facility (Tuff's Moving) near the 7000 block of Raleigh Street, Westminster. Physical evidence was located at the moving and storage facility and in or on two moving trucks owned by the business. Blood found at the facility was confirmed to be human blood by the Colorado Bureau of Investigation and identified through DNA as being from Paul and Sarah Skiba. On February 17, 1999, a vehicle belonging to Lorenzo Chivers was located several blocks away from the moving and storage facility at the apartment complex parking lot of the 3800 block of West 68th Avenue, Westminster, and on February 27, 1999, the vehicle belonging to Paul Skiba was located in an apartment complex parking lot near the 3100 block of Arkansas St, Denver. The investigation and forensic evidence indicate Sarah and Paul Skiba and Lorenzo Chivers were likely murdered near 72nd Avenue and Raleigh Street in Westminster on February 7, 1999. Their bodies have never been recovered. The case has been reclassified as a homicide investigation. Anyone with information regarding this case, is asked to please contact the Westminster Police Department.

Related Cases

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Paul Skiba 99-02080
Sarah Skiba 99-02080
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If you have any information about this case, please contact:

Westminster Police Department



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