Waukesha County investigates cold case from 1950s

CREATED Sep 20, 2013

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WAUKESHA — The Waukesha County Sheriff’s Department is investigating a letter which states a homicide occurred near a low lying bridge on Okauchee Lake in fall of 1957 or 1958.

The author of the letter describes the victim as a white male with dark hair wearing blue jeans, a dark colored jacket. He may have operated a truck at the time of the incident. 

Moreover, the letter stated that the suspect’s name is “Gordie”.

If you have any information on this case, please contact Detective Ryan Dronek at (262) 896-8139.