Case Detail

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Ronald Lewis Defond

Case Details

Case Type: Homicide

Height: Unknown

Case Status: OPEN

Weight: Unknown


Identifying Marks:

Incident Date: 03/08/1980


Agency: Adams County Sheriff's Office

City: Aurora

Date of Birth: 08/10/1972

County: Adams

Date of Death: 03/08/1980

Agency Case #: 80-1959

Age: 7

Judicial District: 17th Judicial District

Gender: Male

Year Solved:

Race: Caucasian

NamUs Case #: Unknown

Eyes: Unknown

NCMEC Case #: Unknown

Hair: Blond/Strawberry

About this Case:

During the late afternoon of March 8, 1980 a passerby discovered the bodies of 7 year old Ronald Defond and 10 year old Steven Wicks laying side by side in a field near Tower Road. Both Ronald and Steven had been shot to death. Anyone with information is asked to please contact the Adams County Sheriff's Office.

Related Cases

Photo Case Name Case #
Steven Wicks 80-1959

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

Adams County Sheriff's Office



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