William Freimuth

On February 4, 2011, in , by Jody Ewing

Webster County in Iowa Fort Dodge in Webster County William Henry Freimuth Homicide William Henry Freimuth 71 YOA Fawkes Standard Service Station Highway 20 Fort Dodge, Iowa Webster County DCI Case # 61-00355 February 16, 1961   illiam H. Freimuth, a 71-year-old Fort Dodge service station attendant, was shot in the back of the head […]

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 […]

Polk County

On October 19, 2010, in , by Jody Ewing

Cold Cases in Polk County, Iowa Note: These are cold cases that exist in Polk County, though many are under the jurisdiction of the Des Moines Police Department or other cities/townships within Polk County. They are listed here for cross-reference purposes because they are within Polk County.   Homicide Officer George William Mattern 27 YOA […]

Des Moines

On October 16, 2010, in , by Jody Ewing

Cold Cases in Des Moines, Iowa       Note: Individual pages and case summaries for many of these victims are currently being compiled. If you have any information or photos you’d be willing to share, please email us or send via our Contact form. You may also contact the Des Moines Police Department at […]

Homicides – 1960s

On October 12, 2010, in , by Jody Ewing

The Cases – Homicides (1960 – 1969) 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 1960 – 1969, and are listed in chronological […]