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$6000 reward offered in 1982 Travis County cold case murder

AUSTIN (KXAN) — A $6,000 reward is now being offered in a cold case murder where a woman was found shot to death in a field in northeast Travis County in 1982.

Ruth Elizabeth Bettis was last seen the night of Nov. 24, 1982. She was a 19-year-old college student who worked part-time at Sugar’s, a well-known strip club on Highland Mall Boulevard in Austin.

Witnesses that night told authorities Bettis left the club after her shift and had gotten into a car with an unknown black man. The following day, on Nov. 25, Bettis’ body was found near Sprinkle Cutoff Road, just east of Dessau Road. Detectives learned she had been sexually assaulted as well.

Bettis’ vehicle, a light blue 1969 Volkswagen Type I “Beetle” was found a short distance away

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$6,000 reward offered in 1982 Travis County cold case murder …

AUSTIN (KXAN) — A $6,000 reward is now being offered in a cold case murder where a woman was found shot to death in a field in northeast Travis County in 1982.

Ruth Elizabeth Bettis was last seen the night of Nov. 24, 1982. She was a 19-year-old college student who worked part-time at Sugar’s, a well-known strip club on Highland Mall Boulevard in Austin.

Witnesses that night told authorities Bettis left the club after her shift and had gotten into a car with an unknown black man. The following day, on Nov. 25, Bettis’ body was found near Sprinkle Cutoff Road, just east of Dessau Road. Detectives learned she had been sexually assaulted as well.

Bettis’ vehicle, a light blue 1969 Volkswagen Type I “Beetle” was found a short distance away

Read more at: http://kxan.com/2017/10/17/6000-reward-offered-in-1982-travis-county-cold-case-murder/

Increased reward offered for info in a 1982 cold case murder

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AUSTIN – The Texas Department of Public Safety is asking for the public’s help in solving the 1982 murder of Ruth Elizabeth Bettis.

The agency has increased the reward up to $6,000 is for information that leads to the arrest of those responsible.

On Nov. 25, 1982, Bettis, a 19-year-old college student, was found dead in a pasture near Sprinkle Cutoff Road, east of Dessau Road, in Travis County.

She had been sexually assaulted and shot to death. Bettis worked part time at Sugar’s, a well-known “gentleman’s club” on Highland Mall Blvd. in Austin, going

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$7000 reward being offered in 1995 unsolved murder

An Upstate mother hopes a new $7,000 reward will help bring justice and closure for the 1995 murder of her son.

Richard Martin was 24 years old when he was found along Welcome Road in Anderson County on Sept. 2, 1995. He died from blunt force trauma to the head.

Martin was last seen at Nancy’s Lounge on Highway 81 north at Interstate 85 in Anderson County.

“Not only is it just because it’s my child, but it’s time. We need to know. We need to put a face to what happened 22 years ago,” said Ada Martin, Richard Martin’s mother.

Anyone with information is asked to anonymously call Anderson Area CrimeStoppers at 888-CRIME-SC.

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$7,000 reward being offered in 1995 unsolved murder – WYFF-TV

An Upstate mother hopes a new $7,000 reward will help bring justice and closure for the 1995 murder of her son.

Richard Martin was 24 years old when he was found along Welcome Road in Anderson County on Sept. 2, 1995. He died from blunt force trauma to the head.

Martin was last seen at Nancy’s Lounge on Highway 81 north at Interstate 85 in Anderson County.

“Not only is it just because it’s my child, but it’s time. We need to know. We need to put a face to what happened 22 years ago,” said Ada Martin, Richard Martin’s mother.

Anyone with information is asked to anonymously call Anderson Area CrimeStoppers at 888-CRIME-SC.

Read more at: http://www.wyff4.com/article/dollar7000-reward-being-offered-in-1995-unsolved-murder/12185397

$10K Reward Offered In Charlotte Murder Cold Case

CHARLOTTE, NC — Eight years ago, JaRon McGill, 19, was killed while walking home from his girlfriend’s house. Thursday, his family say they hope a $10,000 reward will help find the people responsible for his death.

McGill’s family met with members of Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department Aug. 3 to mark the eight-year anniversary of his murder. McGill was fatally shot Aug. 2, 2009 near the corner of Lanecrest Drive and Colby Place in Charlotte as he walked home from his girlfriend’s house around 11:30 p.m.

“JaRon’s dad says his prayer is no other family goes through what they have. ‘If it were your child, you’d want answers,’” CMPD tweeted Thursday.

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$10K Reward Offered In Charlotte Murder Cold Case – Charlotte, NC …

CHARLOTTE, NC — Eight years ago, JaRon McGill, 19, was killed while walking home from his girlfriend’s house. Thursday, his family say they hope a $10,000 reward will help find the people responsible for his death.

McGill’s family met with members of Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department Aug. 3 to mark the eight-year anniversary of his murder. McGill was fatally shot Aug. 2, 2009 near the corner of Lanecrest Drive and Colby Place in Charlotte as he walked home from his girlfriend’s house around 11:30 p.m.

“JaRon’s dad says his prayer is no other family goes through what they have. ‘If it were your child, you’d want answers,’” CMPD tweeted Thursday.

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$10000 reward being offered in unsolved murder case

By: Amy Robinson | WCTV Eyewitness News
July 20, 2017

CRAWFORDVILLE, Fla. (WCTV) — Law enforcement officials have announced a $10,000 reward being offered for information leading to an arrest for the murder of a Crawfordville man.

50-year-old George “Jody” Kilgore was found dead at his Spring Court home on the morning on October 6, 2014. Investigators ruled his death a homicide.

Now, FDLE, the Wakulla County Sheriff’s Office, and Big Bend Crime Stoppers are offering a reward of up to $10,000 for information leading to the arrest of the person or persons responsible for Kilgore’s murder.

Officials say Kilgore was a husband, father, lifelong Wakulla County resident, avid fisherman and electrician who co-owned a local business, Kilgore and Gregory LLC.

The Wakulla County Sheriff’s Office and FDLE are continuing to ask for the public’s assistance with any information on the case. Anyone with information is asked to call Big Bend Crime Stoppers at (850)

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