Kerby Acosta, then 17, was standing with a group of friends outside of 4500 Mariposa Street in Denver, Colorado on the night of July 13, 1997. Suddenly, an unknown vehicle with several unidentified individuals inside drove by and one of them shot at the group, fatally striking Kerby, who died at the scene before hospital could assist his wounds.
Additional information on this case is very limited.
CASE Number: 9700-28853
Anyone with any information regarding this case is urged to please contact: Denver Police Department. You can also leave tips by contacting them privately on Denver Police Facebook page. — Contacting police on Social Media websites has become quite popular however, anyone with an emergency should contact 911.
Source: Colorado Bureau of Investigation (CBI) – Cold Case Files Note: Clicking the source link will bring you to Kerby’s case as well as other unsolved Colorado homicides.