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Case File 769DFCO

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Laurie Renee Lucas
Missing since June 8, 1990 from Aurora, Colorado
Classification: Endangered Missing

Vital Statistics

  • Date Of Birth: January 17, 1966
  • Age at Time of Disappearance: 24 years old
  • Height and Weight at Time of Disappearance: 5'7"; 130 lbs.
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: White female. Brown hair; blue eyes.
  • Dentals: Laurie had “bad teeth” at the time of her disappearance.

Circumstances of Disappearance
Lucas was reported missing to the Aurora Police Department on January 8, 1991. Her mother, Sandra Lucas reported Laurie missing via telephone from Iowa Falls, Iowa.
According to Sandra, she had not heard from her daughter for at least six months prior to the report.
Authorities have also been attempting to locate living relatives to obtain DNA reference samples for CODIS entry.
Laurie lived on the 13400 block of E. Colfax Avenue at the Weekly Motor Inn. Laurie was last seen with William Bannister, a suspected serial killer. Mr. Bannister advised law enforcement the last time he saw Laurie Lucas was in September or October of 1990. Mr. Bannister stated that Laurie left for Texas with a roofer named "Mike". Mr. Bannister has been unresponsive to follow-up interview requests.

If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:

Detective Stephen Conner - Cold Case Squad
Aurora Police Department
Major Crime / Homicide Unit
Cold Case Squad

Agency Case Number: 91–58570

NCIC Number: M531934961
Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.

Source Information:
Aurora Police Department
NamUs MP #7756

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