Back to Cold Cases & Most Wanted
line

Cold Cases
line
*1940s
line
*1950s
line
*1960s
line
*1970s
line
*1980s
line
*1990s
line
*2000s
line
*2000 - Jones
line
*2000 - LaSuer
line
*2001 - Rivera
line
*2001 - Williams
line
*2002 - Bautista
line
*2002 - Foland
line
*2002 - Larson
line
*2002 - Sandberg
line
*2003 - Leonard, Annabelle
line
*2003 - Leonard, Thomas
line
*2004 - Browne
line
*2004 - King
line
*2005 - Andrews
line
*2005 - Delaney
line
*2005 - Kinslow
line
*2006 - Dieckman
line
*2006 - Whitcher
line
*2007 - Salaam
line
*2007 - Wilson
line
*2008 - Binion
line
*2008 - Garcia Leon
line
*2008 - Sweet
line
*2008 - Tuncap
line
*2009 - Carter
line
*2010s
line
Most Wanted
line

705 S Nevada Avenue
Colorado Springs, CO 80903
Phone: 719-444-7000
Hours: 24 / 7 -- 365 days a year!





City of Colorado Springs / Police / Cold Cases & Most Wanted / Cold Cases / 2000s / 2007 - Salaam



CSPD Cold Case Header

Victim: Jamil Salaam
Victim: Jamil Salaam

Case Description

File Number:  07-24063

The Victim: Mr. Jamil Salaam died from multiple gunshot wounds to the chest.  The Coroner's Office ruled his death to be a homicide. 

The Crime: On Tuesday, July 17, 2007, at approximately 4:40 AM, the Colorado Springs Police Department received a report of a shooting in the 800 block of Chapman Dr.  Upon arrival, officers discovered a male that had been shot multiple times.  He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The Investigation: The investigation determined the deceased, 22 year old Jamil Salaam was standing outside in the parking lot of the Pine Creek Village Apartments near building 874 with another person when they were approached by three individuals.  There was a brief confrontation that led to multiple shots being fired.  The three suspects then fled the scene. 

 A witness to the shooting gave the following description of the three suspects.....

   #1. A Black male, mid 20's, approximately 5'10" tall, skinny to medium build, wearing a black bandana covering his face, a white tank top, dark colored baggy pants with a silver buckle.

    #2. A Hispanic male, mid 20's, approximately 5'10" tall, skinny to medium build, slicked back black hair, wearing a black bandana covering his face, a black tank top, black pants, and black shoes.

    #3. A Black or Hispanic male, mid 20's, wearing a white bandana covering his face, a white tank top and black baggy pants. 

 

The Colorado Springs Police Department Homicide Cold Case Unit is currently responsible for approximately 90 unsolved homicide cases dating back to 1949. CSPD considers a case to be cold if it remains unsolved for more than one year.

 

If you have any information that would be of assistance in this or any of our

Cold Case investigations, please contact us:

Telephone ---  719-444-7613

email ---  CSPDColdCase@springsgov.com 

online tip form  

or

You may remain anonymous and could earn a cash reward by calling
Crime Stoppers at 634-STOP (7867).