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Case #84-105865

Jefferson Littlejohn, a 32-year-old African-American man from San Diego, California, was a single father of four children. On December 8, 1984, at approximately 9:30 am, Mr. Littlejohn was found deceased near the 5400 block of N Columbia Court. An autopsy was performed and found that he had died as the result of blunt force trauma.

Mr. Littlejohn was last seen leaving the Wolf Den Tavern at NE 15th and Prescott Street after an argument with other patrons the night before he was discovered.

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