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Sherry Boyd

Case Details

Case Type: Homicide

Height: Unknown

Case Status: OPEN

Weight: Unknown


Identifying Marks:

Incident Date: 10/16/1987


Agency: Colorado Springs Police Department

City: Colorado Springs

Date of Birth: 10/04/1943

County: El Paso

Date of Death: 10/16/1987

Agency Case #: 87-30129

Age: 44

Judicial District: 4th Judicial District

Gender: Female

Year Solved:

Race: African American

NamUs Case #: Unknown

Eyes: Brown

NCMEC Case #: Unknown

Hair: Brown

About this Case:

On October 16, 1987, the CSPD received a report that a body was floating in Prospect Lake. CSPD officers retrieved 44 year old Sherry Boyd. She had been left crippled from a previous assault and at the time of her death in 1987, she was wheel-chair bound. An autopsy performed indicated that the cause of death of Ms. Boyd was asphyxiation and determined the manner of death as homicide. The investigation into Ms. Boyd's death remains open. 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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