Cold Case on Murder of Gerald Arthur Johnson

State Police Need Information on the case on Murder of Gerald Arthur Johnson - Remains Found on 08/15/1973

Found : 42 years ago

Offense Location

Victim located in the Ohio River in Boone County, KY.

Victim Information

Gerald Arthur Johnson, 32, of Cleveland, OH


Victim had been shot in the left chest at close range and was found with his wrists and ankles bound by rope with a boat anchor attached. Victim was believed to be working by trying to locate bail jumpers.

Investigating Officer Contact Information


OFFICER: Sgt. Gerald Fieger

PHONE: (859) 428-1212

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Forms & maps

Contact KSP Post 6 - Dry Ridge

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