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ISP > Newsroom > Cold Case Investigations > Pendleton District > Daniel Gene Lutz 06/22/1976 Daniel Gene Lutz 06/22/1976

Unsolved Cold Case Homicide
Case Number 41-05174

Age:  28

Sex:  Male

Race:  Caucasian

Case Date:  06/22/1976

County:  Union

Location of Offense:  Rural Western Union County

Circumstances:  On 06/22/1976 at approximately 12:50 p.m., the body of Daniel Gene Lutz was discovered behind the counter of the Lutz Sporting Goods and Grocery Store located on SR#44 approximately 4.5 miles west of Liberty, Indiana. Daniel Gene Lutz died during an apparent robbery. 

Anyone with information concerning this case, please contact:

Indiana State Police
District Investigative Commander
9022 South SR 67
Pendleton, IN  46064
1-765-778-2121 or 1-800-527-4752