Syracuse Police Department
Cold CasesMatilda Cain

Matilda Cain

Date of Occurrence: April 23, 1984
Location of Occurrence: 201 Burns Avenue
Report# 84-044039
Synopsis:  Eighty-four-year-old Matilda Cain was found murdered inside her home by neighbors who noticed the residence appeared to have been burglarized.


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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