Homicides – 1940s

On March 26, 2011, in , by Jody Ewing

The Cases – Homicides (1940 – 1949) BY ERA: Up through 1899 | 1900s | 1910s | 1920s | 1930s | 1940s | 1950s | 1960s | 1970s | 1980s | 1990s | 2000 – present | Missing Persons The cases below include unsolved Iowa homicides from 1940 – 1949, and are listed in chronological order. If you know of a case not listed here or have information you’d like included […]

Dorothy Coon

On January 29, 2011, in , by Jody Ewing

Dorothy Ruth Coon Homicide Dorothy Ruth Coon 38 YOA 2017 61st St., Des Moines, IA Body found in rural Chariton, IA Lucas County Investigating Agency: Des Moines Police Department Case # 1960-10204 DCI Case # 60-07871 Disappeared: August 26, 1960 Body Found: August 29, 1960 Case summary by Jody Ewing n Monday evening, August 29, 1960, […]

Fred Sanders

On December 18, 2010, in , by Jody Ewing

Lucas County in Iowa Chariton in Lucas County Fred Barton Sanders Homicide Fred Barton Sanders 43 YOA Chariton, IA Lucas County DCI Case # 66-01164 Date of Death: October 1, 1966 Body Found: November 11, 1966   n November 11, 1966, hunter Richard Thorne found a man’s skeletal remains in a brushy area under the Rock Island […]

Chariton

On November 25, 2010, in , by Jody Ewing

Cold Cases in Chariton, Iowa       Homicide Joseph Ernest Payne Age: 72 15th & Armory Chariton, Iowa Lucas County October 17, 1945 Joseph Ernest Payne, 72, died Wednesday, Oct. 17, 1945, after several young boys broke into his Chariton home Saturday, Oct. 13, tied him up and beat him repeatedly in efforts to get […]

Lucas County

On November 17, 2010, in , by Jody Ewing

Cold Cases in Lucas County, Iowa     Homicide Joseph Ernest Payne 72 YOA 15th & Armory Chariton, Iowa Lucas County October 17, 1945 Joseph Ernest Payne, 72, died Wednesday, Oct. 17, 1945, after several young boys broke into his Chariton home Saturday, Oct. 13, tied him up and beat him repeatedly in efforts to get […]