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Linda Vernell Thompson

Case Details

Case Type: Homicide

Height: Unknown

Case Status: OPEN

Weight: Unknown


Identifying Marks:

Incident Date: 06/18/1973


Agency: Colorado Springs Police Department

City: Colorado Springs

Date of Birth: 07/23/1948

County: El Paso

Date of Death: 06/18/1973

Agency Case #: 73-B8366

Age: 25

Judicial District: 4th Judicial District

Gender: Female

Year Solved:

Race: African American

NamUs Case #: Unknown

Eyes: Brown

NCMEC Case #: Unknown

Hair: Black

About this Case:

On June 18, 1973, 25 year old, Linda Thompson had just dropped her young son off at her babysitter's house near airport road, when she was shot by an unknown assailant in the front yard of that residence. Ms. Thompson managed to walk back inside the house and ask for help, then collapsed on the floor and was taken to St. Francis Hospital, where she later died of her injuries. 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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