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Neil G MacEahern

Case Details

Case Type: Homicide

Height: Unknown

Case Status: OPEN

Weight: Unknown


Identifying Marks:

Incident Date: 11/22/1978


Agency: Colorado Springs Police Department

City: Colorado Springs

Date of Birth: 02/16/1915

County: El Paso

Date of Death: 11/22/1978

Agency Case #: 78-19210

Age: 63

Judicial District: 4th Judicial District

Gender: Male

Year Solved:

Race: Caucasian

NamUs Case #: Unknown

Eyes: Unknown

NCMEC Case #: Unknown

Hair: White

About this Case:

On November 22, 1978, a Colorado Springs Police Department patrol officer discovered 63 year old Dr. Neil MacEahern fatally shot in a vehicle in the Candlelight Inn parking lot in Colorado Springs. The autopsy concluded manner of death was homicide resulting from multiple gunshot wounds. The investigation revealed a high probability this was a robbery and murder. Several items were found missing, as well as scattered a little ways away from the crime scene. The investigation into Dr. MacEahern'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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