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ISP > Newsroom > Cold Case Investigations > Lafayette District > Samuel H. Kessler 01/29/2012 Samuel H. Kessler 01/29/2012

Unsolved Cold Case Homicide
Case Number 14-41453

Age: 94

Sex: Male

Race: Caucasian

Case Date: 01/29/2012

County: Montgomery

Location of Offense: 8732 East SR 234, Ladoga, IN

Circumstances: Samuel H. Kessler, age 94, a retired farmer and former Montgomery County Commissioner, was found dead in his residence near Ladoga in rural Montgomery County.  His residence appeared to have been ransacked.  Cause of death was a gunshot wound. 

Anyone with information concerning this case, please contact: 

Indiana State Police
District Investigative Commander
5921 State Road 43 North
West Lafayette, IN 47906