The Cases – Homicides (1950 – 1959)

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The cases below include unsolved Iowa homicides from 1950 – 1959, and are listed in chronological order. Click on any hyperlink to view a victim’s case summary page and to access additional information and/or feature stories related to that case.


Alonzo Beghtel
81 YOA
Guthrie Center, IA
Guthrie County
January 18, 1950
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George J. Massouris
30 YOA
Orchard Road
Councils Bluffs, IA
Pottawattamie County
November 18, 1950
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Lyman S. Elledge
65 YOA
Colesburg, IA
Delaware County
September 28, 1951
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Leon Groves
40 YOA
SE 18th & Scott
Des Moines, IA
Case # 1951-9296
December 22, 1951
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Charles Sanders
67 YOA
Court Ave. Bridge
Des Moines, IA
Polk County
Case # 1954-33401
April 15, 1954
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Jimmy Bremmers
8 YOA
2701 Cottage Ave.
Sioux City, IA
Woodbury County
August 31, 1954
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Donna Sue Davis
21 months of age
715 Isabella Street
Sioux City, IA
Woodbury County
July 10, 1955
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Lucile Bacher
43 YOA
Lincoln Ave. Pharmacy
Davenport, IA
Scott County
November 29, 1955
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Rose Grandanette
33 YOA
Sunrise Blvd. & 73rd St.
Windsor Heights, IA
Polk County
September 14, 1958
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Frank J. Eckels
73 YOA
Oakland Motel & Café
Oakland, IA
Pottawattamie County
December 3, 1958
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Hilda Fletcher
53 YOA
Sioux City, IA
Woodbury County
December 15, 1958
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Melvin Gallagher
22 YOA
Clark Super Station
Waterloo, IA
Black Hawk County
January 3, 1959
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Marlene Padfield
17 YOA
Cedar Rapids, IA
Linn County
February 19, 1959
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Frederick L. Coste
47 YOA
312 Second Ave. SE
Cedar Rapids, IA
Linn County
October 15, 1959

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