Jacob Medina.
Jacob Medina.

Mile High Murder, No. 7: Reward offered in murder of Jacob Medina

The Denver Police Department is offering a reward, and releasing more information, about the murder of Jacob Medina, whose body was found in a field at the intersection of Arizona Avenue and Pecos Street on May 31. Apparently, Medina was at a party nearby when a fight took place, injuring several other people, and resulting in his fatal wounds.

Click "Continue" to see a DPD photo of the scene and read the official account:

The scene of the crime.
The scene of the crime.

Denver Police Department release, June 5:

Crime Alert!

You can remain anonymous and earn up to TWO THOUSAND DOLLARS ($2,000)


A Homicide occurred on Sunday, May 31st, 2009 at approximately 3:00 a.m. in the early morning at the location of 1200 South Pecos Street in Denver, Colorado. The residents of 1200 South Quivas Street had thrown a party with a large crowd. The party crowd was celebrating in the backyard area of the house and beyond a wooden fence on South Pecos Street. A fight ensued with the crowd on South Pecos Street. Several parties were injured from the fight with various types of weapons. The homicide victim, twenty-one year old Jacob Medina, received injuries from the fight causing his death. If anyone has information concerning this incident, please contact the Crime Stoppers phone number below.


720-913-STOP (7867)

Crime Stoppers collects information on unsolved crimes or individuals wanted by the police. Callers can remain anonymous. The tip line is answered 24 hours a day - 7 days a week.


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