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John Vincent Knudsen

Case Details

Case Type: Homicide

Height: 5' 7"

Case Status: OPEN

Weight: 140 lbs


Identifying Marks:

Incident Date: 08/15/2012


Agency: Colorado Springs Police Department

City: Colorado Springs

Date of Birth: 02/10/1956

County: El Paso

Date of Death: 08/15/2012

Agency Case #: 12-25175

Age: 56

Judicial District: 4th Judicial District

Gender: Male

Year Solved:

Race: Caucasian

NamUs Case #: Unknown

Eyes: Blue

NCMEC Case #: Unknown

Hair: Brown

About this Case:

On Wednesday August 15, 2012 at about 11:00 AM, several people utilizing the Santa Fe Trail running along the east side of Fountain Creek, south of the Cimarron Bridge, found a body lying near the wooden pedestrian bridge over Fountain Creek. The victim had sustained multiple stab wounds, and was likely attacked where he was found. Victim was a transient with a campsite along the same trail, about 3/4 of a mile away. A blue bicycle and a dog found nearby were believed to belong to the victim. Witnesses who had been in the area less than thirty (30) Minutes earlier reported that the victim was not there at that time. Anyone with information regarding this case, is asked to please contact the Colorado Springs Police Department.

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

Colorado Springs Police Department

Colorado Springs


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