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Jean Davis
  • Case number: 657
  • Incident location: 24941 Dennis Church Road
    Gambier, Ohio - Knox County
  • Incident date: 12/20/2009
  • Homicide date: 12/20/2009
  • Date of birth: 8/12/1955
  • Gender: Female
  • Race/Ethnicity: White
  • Height: 5'01"
  • Weight: 160
  • Hair color: Red
  • Eye color: Blue
  • Law enforcement agency: Knox County Sheriff's Office


On December 20, 2009 at approximately 10:54 A.M., the Knox County Sheriff's Office received a call that Jean Davis, residing at 24941 Dennis Church Road., Gambier, Ohio 43022 was found unresponsive in the back yard of her residence. It was determined that Ms. Davis had a gunshot wound to the head and was deceased. While at the 24941 Dennis Church Road. address, Detectives discovered that Ms. Davis's 2002 tan Chevy Avalanche Z 71 truck was missing. The following day, December 21, 2009, the Chevy Avalanche was found in the City of Newark (Licking County). Anyone with additional information is encouraged to leave a tip or contact the Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation at (330) 659-4607 or the Knox County Sheriff's Office at (740) 393-6800 ext. 230.


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