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ISP > Crime Reporting > Cold Case Investigations > Pendleton District Investigations > Eugene W. Sefton 09/28/1974 Eugene W. Sefton 09/28/1974

Case Number 41-03527

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Case Date: 09/28/1974

Age: 58

Sex: Male

Race: Caucasian

County: Rush

Location of Crime: Rush/Decatur County Line road 1/2 mile east of State Road 3, Indiana

Circumstances: On 09/28/1974, Eugene W. Sefton was found deceased by a family member at his home located on the Rush/Decatur County line road approximately ½ mile east of State Road 3. No forced entry was detected; however, it appears a struggle occurred inside the residence. Mr. Sefton’s vehicle, a black vinyl over dark blue, 1974, Chevrolet, Chevelle was missing from the residence. This vehicle was later located abandoned in a secluded area near Ft. Wayne, Allen County, Indiana.

Anyone with information about this case, please call:

Indiana State Police
District Investigative Commander
9022 South SR 67
Pendleton, IN 46064
1-765-778-2121 or 1-800-527-4752

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