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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 additional information is asked to 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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