HOMICIDE

VICTIM:

RICHARD STANLEY

AUGUST 21, 1978

UPDATED AUGUST 24, 2022

Richard Stanley and a friend were at the Oakridge Campground in Big Cottonwood Canyon in Salt Lake County, Utah on the night of 8/21/1978. In an unprovoked attack a lone suspect armed with a knife jumped from nearby bushes attacked and stabbed him. Richard died as a result of being stabbed.