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Donald Robert Laabs

Case Details

Case Type: Homicide

Height: Unknown

Case Status: OPEN

Weight: Unknown

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Incident Date: 12/18/1975

Occupation:

Agency: Colorado Springs Police Department

City: Colorado Springs

Date of Birth: 03/21/1947

County:

Date of Death: 12/18/1975

Agency Case #: 75-D21710

Age: 28

Judicial District: 4th Judicial District

Gender: Male

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Race: Caucasian

NamUs Case #: Unknown

Eyes: Unknown

NCMEC Case #: Unknown

Hair: Unknown

About this Case:

On Thursday, December 18, 1975, 28 year old Donald Robert Laabs, a Sergeant with the Manitou Springs Police Department was shot and killed in his vehicle. The Colorado Springs Police Department was notified of an apparently deceased male in a vehicle stopped along I-25 near the Arvada St. exit. Upon arriving, officers found Donald R. Laabs, deceased from gunshot wounds. Dozens of persons associated with Sgt. Laabs, both personally and professionally, were interviewed over the next several months; however no viable suspect(s) were identified. The investigation into Sgt. Donald Laabs's death remains open. ***If you have any information that would be of assistance in this investigation, please contact the Colorado Springs Police Department.

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Colorado Springs

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