Colorado Springs police ask for help on cold case

Renan Garcia-Leon
Renan Garcia-Leon(CSPD)
Published: Aug. 9, 2022 at 12:32 PM MDT|Updated: Aug. 10, 2022 at 5:15 AM MDT
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COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KKTV) - Police in Colorado Springs are continuing to reach out to the public for help on a cold case murder.

On Tuesday, CSPD reshared information on an Aug. 9, 2008, stabbing that claimed the life of Renan Garcia-Leon.

“During the investigation, it was learned that two unknown male suspects approached the victim and demanded money,” police wrote in a social media post. “When Mr. Garcia-Leon refused, a physical altercation occurred, and Mr. Garcia-Leon was stabbed. Despite continued follow-up interviews and investigation, the suspects in Mr. Garcia-Leon’s murder were never identified.”

If you have any information you’re asked to call 719-444-7000.

The stabbing occurred at the El Dorado Apartments, 3967 E. Bijou St. Click here for the cold case profile.

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