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Syracuse Police Department
Cold CasesDennis C. Herb

Dennis C. Herb

Date of Occurrence: December 28, 1996
Location of Occurrence: 300 Block S. Salina Street
Report# 96-200644
Synopsis:  Forty-two-year-old Dennis Herb was found deceased in his Edgewood Avenue residence. There was no apparent trauma evident at the time. The subsequent autopsy revealed the death resulted due to internal injuries which had gone untreated. The injuries are believed to have occurred when Herb was assaulted in an incident not reported to the police. This assault is thought to have occurred on December 7th, 1996 in the 300 block of S. Salina Street.


Anyone with information regarding this investigation is urged to contact the Syracuse Police Department’s Criminal Investigations Division at (315) 442-5222, the Homicide Tip Line at (315) 442-5223 or by e-mail at All tips will be kept confidential.









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Syracuse, NY 13202
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