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Robert David Lavender

Case Details

Case Type: Homicide

Height: Unknown

Case Status: OPEN

Weight: Unknown


Identifying Marks:

Incident Date: 08/26/1987


Agency: Grand Junction Police Department

City: Grand Junction

Date of Birth: Unknown


Date of Death: Unknown

Agency Case #: 87-28651

Age: 45

Judicial District: 21st Judicial District

Gender: Male

Year Solved:

Race: Caucasian

NamUs Case #: Unknown

Eyes: Unknown

NCMEC Case #: Unknown

Hair: Unknown

About this Case:

Lavender was beaten to death, and his body was found Aug. 26, 1987 near the Colorado River under the Broadway Bridge. Prior to discovery, he was last seen walking in the general area of the bridge. Lavender was a welder and mechanic with a history of numerous arrests for minor offenses in Texas and Colorado. If anyone has any additional information please contact the Grand Junction Police Department.

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

Grand Junction Police Department

Grand Junction


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