A Nevada prisoner suspect in 1984 Colorado murder

Ewing 1985

Four cold case murders from Aurora and Lakewood may have been solved. A DNA match has been made to Nevada prisoner Alex Christopher Ewing.  Ewing is now accused of using a hammer to kill Bruce, Debra, and Melissa Bennett in their Aurora home in January 1984 and Patricia Smith in Lakewood a few days before killing the Bennett's. The Bennett family's youngest daughter survived the attack but she suffered permanent injuries.

Ewing is serving prison time in Nevada for an ax-handle attack outside of Las Vegas.

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