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ISP > Newsroom > Cold Case Investigations > Lowell District > Darryl P. Messer 06/21/1990 Darryl P. Messer 06/21/1990

Unsolved Cold Case Homicide
Case Number 13-35713

Age: 25

Sex: Male

Race: Caucasian

Case Date: 06/21/1990

County: Pulaski

Location of Offense: Quarter mile west of U.S. 421 on West Street, Medaryville, IN

Circumstances: Darryl Messer was at his residence in Medaryville.  He exited the residence to go to the garden and retrieve vegetables.  When he did not return to the residence he was discovered outside lying in the yard.  It was determined that he had been shot.  Darryl later died as a result of being shot.

Anyone with information concerning this case, please contact:

Indiana State Police
District Investigative Commander
1550 East 181 Ave.
Lowell, IN 46356
1-219-696-6242 or 1-800-552-8917