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Cleotha Odie

Case Details

Case Type: Homicide

Height: 5' 9"

Case Status: OPEN

Weight: 170 lbs


Identifying Marks:

Incident Date: 06/12/1997


Agency: Denver Police Department

City: Denver

Date of Birth: 10/11/1955

County: Denver

Date of Death: 06/12/1997

Agency Case #: 1997--024209

Age: 41

Judicial District: 2nd Judicial District

Gender: Male

Year Solved:

Race: African American

NamUs Case #: Unknown

Eyes: Brown

NCMEC Case #: Unknown

Hair: Gray or Partially Gray

About this Case:

On June 12, 1997, members of the Denver Police Department responded to the intersection of 29th and Arapahoe Streets on a report of a shooting. It was at this location that the victim, subsequently identified as Cleotha Odie Jr., was discovered. He sustained multiple gunshot wounds and was immediately transported to a local hospital. Unfortunately, the victim did not survive and was pronounced shortly after arrival. During the course of the on-scene investigation it was reported that a vehicle drove by and that an unknown suspect within this vehicle fired upon the victim as he was walking through the neighborhood. Immediately after the shooting, the suspect vehicle fled the area. Anyone with information regarding this case, is asked to please contact the Denver Police Department.

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

Denver Police Department



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