On Friday, March 31, 1978 at approximately 1:00 am, Frank Pepper was found in his home suffering from wounds responsible for his death. He had last been seen alive by his family in their home in the 3700 block of South Plaza Trail a few hours prior to his death. Mr. Pepper’s body was transported to the Medical Examiner’s Office for autopsy. The cause of death is homicide. The victim was active duty U.S. Navy.
Frank Pepper was a thin built, 32 year old black male who was 6’ 4’’ tall weighing 171 pounds. He had brown eyes, black hair, and a full beard at the time of his death.