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Shawndell Banks

Case Details

Case Type: Homicide

Height: 5' 7"

Case Status: OPEN

Weight: 140 lbs


Identifying Marks:

Incident Date: 08/09/1995


Agency: Denver Police Department

City: Denver

Date of Birth: 11/23/1978

County: Denver

Date of Death: 08/21/1995

Agency Case #: 1995-703597

Age: 16

Judicial District: 2nd Judicial District

Gender: Male

Year Solved:

Race: African American

NamUs Case #: Unknown

Eyes: Black

NCMEC Case #: Unknown

Hair: Black

About this Case:

During the early morning hours of August 9th, 1995, 16 year-old Shawndell Banks was using the pay phone near the intersection of East 28th Avenue and Race Street. At that time an unknown suspect approached Shawndell and shot him multiple times. Denver Police and medical personnel were dispatched and he was immediately transported to a local hospital, where he died as a result of his injuries a few weeks later on August 21st, 1995. ***If you have information that could assist with this or any other unsolved case, you can help investigators by calling the Denver Police Department.

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

Denver Police Department



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