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1975 Murder Still Unsolved


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ZELDA BETH LANG

A murder discovered on Thursday, March 20, 1975 has never been solved. In speaking to law enforcement last week Dallam Co. Sheriff Bruce Scott said almost all of those investigating are now deceased, moved or some may still be around. But after almost 50 years, which will be in March 2015 (next year) the murder is still unsolved.

Cozette Gillis, 77, was probably killed sometime Wednesday night, March 19 after she returned home from the midweek service at the Denver Avenue Church of Christ where she was a member.

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