GPD: Matthew Margolies 1984 Murder Case Remains Open and Active

Matthew Margolies. Photo courtesy Greenwich Police Dept Facebook

The murder of Matthew Margolies in September 1984 remains an open and active case.

Margolies, a 13-year-old who lived in the Pemberwick area of Greenwich, went fishing on August 31, 1984 and never returned home.

His body was found on a hillside on Sept 5, 1984, five days after he was reported missing.

Greenwich Police has never given up on this case and are hopeful that advances in forensic science, including DNA, will help lead to a closure.

If anyone has any information on this case, please contact the Greenwich Police Tip line at 203-622-3333 or toll free at 800-372-1176. Tips may also be emailed to tips@greenwichct.org.

Matthew Margolies murder weapon. Photo courtesy Greenwich Police Dept Facebook