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Jesse James-Arthur Cox

Case Details

Case Type: Homicide

Height: Unknown

Case Status: OPEN

Weight: Unknown


Identifying Marks:

Incident Date: 11/23/1974


Agency: Aurora Police Department

City: Aurora

Date of Birth: 11/02/1958

County: Adams

Date of Death: 11/23/1974

Agency Case #: 1974-20757

Age: 16

Judicial District: 17th Judicial District

Gender: Male

Year Solved:

Race: Caucasian

NamUs Case #: Unknown

Eyes: Unknown

NCMEC Case #: Unknown

Hair: Brown

About this Case:

On November 23, 1974 Jesse Cox was discovered by witnesses on the roadway near Montview Blvd and N.Eagle st., he was transported to Fitzsimons Army Medical Center. Mr. Cox passed away a short time after reaching the emergency room. The case was initially investigated as an on-roadway/auto-pedestrian hit-and-run, all follow-up is geared off the initial investigation. Although the death certificate indicates death by motor vehicle, medical reports indicate the victim was not struck by a motor vehicle but succumbed to blunt force trauma to the head. The case was reclassified as a homicide on October 22, 2010. Anyone with information regarding this case, is asked to contact the Aurora Police Department.

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

Aurora Police Department



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