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Gerald Burns

Case Details

Case Type: Homicide

Height: Unknown

Case Status: OPEN

Weight: Unknown


Identifying Marks:

Incident Date: 10/11/1986


Agency: Grand Junction Police Department

City: Grand Junction

Date of Birth: 12/21/1941

County: Mesa

Date of Death: 10/11/1986

Agency Case #: 86-33101

Age: 44

Judicial District: 21st Judicial District

Gender: Male

Year Solved:

Race: Caucasian

NamUs Case #: Unknown

Eyes: Unknown

NCMEC Case #: Unknown

Hair: Unknown

About this Case:

October 11, 1986 Gerald Burns body was found by transients near railroad tracks along the Interstate 70 Business Loop, behind a group of buildings at 1801 E. Main Street, which was adjacent to a known transient camp at the time. An autopsy showed Mr. Burns was strangled and had blunt-force injuries to his head and neck. Anyone with information regarding this case, is asked to please contact the Grand Junction Police Department.

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

Grand Junction Police Department

Grand Junction


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