Case Detail

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Thaddeus Hosey

Case Details

Case Type: Homicide

Height: Unknown

Case Status: OPEN

Weight: Unknown


Identifying Marks:

Incident Date: 08/12/1980


Agency: Denver Police Department

City: Denver

Date of Birth: Unknown

County: Denver

Date of Death: 08/12/1980

Agency Case #: 80-605902

Age: 53

Judicial District: 2nd Judicial District

Gender: Male

Year Solved:

Race: African American

NamUs Case #: Unknown

Eyes: Brown

NCMEC Case #: Unknown

Hair: Black

About this Case:

On August 12, 1980, members of the Denver Police and Fire Departments responded to the Jefferson Hotel located on the 1500 block of Champa Street on a reported structure fire. Upon arrival, the building was engulfed in flames. Once the fire was extinguished, 53 year old Thaddeus Hosey and two other residents were found dead inside. Despite the joint investigation by Denver Arson and Homicide Detectives, no suspect(s) were identified. Anyone with information regarding this case, is asked to please contact the Denver Police Department.

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

Denver Police Department



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