Syracuse Police Department
Cold CasesBeatrice Dain

Beatrice Dain

Date of Occurrence: August 16, 1952
Location of Occurrence: 141 James St.
Report# 52-033870 / 11-433588
Synopsis:  The badly beaten body of fifty-year-old Beatrice Dain was found in an alley located behind 141 James Street. Prior to her death she was at the nearby Regal Tavern until approximately 1:00 am.


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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511 S. State Street
Syracuse, NY 13202
Phone: (315) 442-5200
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