HOMICIDE

VICTIM:

MIGUEL ANTONIO

HERNANDEZ

AUGUST 13, 1982

UPDATED AUGUST 24, 2022

Miguel Antonio Hernandez and Emeterio Melgar Hernandez are cousins. Miguel and Emeterio attended a dance together on 8/13/1982. Miguel was found dead on 8/17/1982, off the road between East Canyon and Emigration Canyon. Emeterio was found dead on 8/19/1982 approximately 5 miles above Junction I-80 and U65.Both died as a result of gunshot wounds. This case is being investigated as a double homicide.