Case #: 83-43860

Date occurred: 12/21/1983

Location of crime: 10382 Stanford Avenue

Victim: Shirley Gaye Hancock

Case Synopsis: Hancock had an argument with her boyfriend then walked to the store. Hancock was found deceased the next morning in an alley. An autopsy was performed and determined Hancock died as a result of a gunshot and was sexually assaulted.

The Garden Grove Police Department is seeking information that will lead to the arrest and prosecution of the suspect(s) responsible for this murder. If you have information that could assist with this investigation or any other unsolved case, you can call the Garden Grove Police Department at (714) 741-5704 or Investigator Terra Ramirez at (714) 741-5800 or email terral@ci.garden-grove.ca.us.