- Case number: 1210
- Incident location: In the area of Africa and Plumb Roads
- Delaware County
- Incident date: 6/28/1971 - 7/11/1971 (Approximate)
- Homicide date: Unknown
- Date of birth: 2/7/1959
- Gender: Male
- Race/Ethnicity: White
- Height: 4'10"
- Weight: 85
- Hair color: Brown
- Eye color: Blue
- Law enforcement agency: Delaware County Sheriff's Office
On June 28, 1971 12 year old Michael Dean Klitch was reported missing to the Grandview Heights Police Department. Klitch was last seen at 2:10 p.m. leaving his residence on Cambridge Boulevard. His mother arrived at the tennis courts on West Goodale Boulevard at approximately 3:40 p.m. to pick him up; however, he was nowhere to be found.
On July 11, 1971 the Delaware County Sheriff's Office responded to the area of Africa and Plumb Roads after being advised of possible remains located in a shed .2 of a mile off the roadway. The remains were identified of those belonging to missing Michael Dean Klitch. The cause of death was determined to be multiple stab wounds.
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