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Nathaniel Abrams

Case Details

Case Type: Homicide

Height: Unknown

Case Status: OPEN

Weight: Unknown


Identifying Marks:

Incident Date: 01/02/1956


Agency: Colorado Springs Police Department

City: Colorado Springs

Date of Birth: Unknown

County: El Paso

Date of Death: 01/02/1956

Agency Case #: 56-03021

Age: 25

Judicial District: 4th Judicial District

Gender: Male

Year Solved:

Race: African American

NamUs Case #: Unknown

Eyes: Brown

NCMEC Case #: Unknown

Hair: Black

About this Case:

On January 2, 1956, Nathaniel Abrams had just returned home for the holiday and was enjoying a night out at the Young Man's Social Club at 25 South Burns Place. At approximately 10:40 P.M., Colorado Springs Police dispatch received a call that a man had been shot in the alley in front of 25 South Burns Place. Officers arriving on the scene discovered Nathaniel Abrams lying face down in a pool of blood. The autopsy revealed Mr. Abrams died from multiple gunshot wounds. Further investigation revealed several individuals in the club provided a description of the man accompanying Mr. Abrams. Witnesses also said they would be able to identify Mr. Abrams' associate if they saw him again. Mr. Abrams' associate never returned to the club that night and has simply disappeared. 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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