Cold Case: Timothy Bowden Murder 2011

Timothy Bowden
Timothy Bowden

San Diego County Crime Stoppers and the San Diego Police Department are asking for the public’s assistance to help identify and locate the person/persons responsible for the murder of Timothy Bowden. On January 25, 2011, at 10:49 p.m., officers responded to a report of gunshots heard in the area of 4700 Logan Avenue.  Subsequent callers reported a male had been shot at that location.  Officers and paramedics arrived and found the victim on the ground, along the north sidewalk of the street, suffering from apparent gunshot wounds.   Paramedics transported the victim, who was later identified as 26-year-old Timothy Bowden, to a trauma center where he later died.

The preliminary investigation has revealed that Timothy was walking back to a friend’s apartment, after going to a grocery store, when he was shot.  The motive for the shooting is not known, nor is there any suspect information to share at this time.

For information leading to an arrest, you could receive up to a $1,000 reward and remain anonymous.  The qualification of any person(s) for the reward and the amount of the reward for any person(s) so qualifying will be determined by San Diego County Crime Stoppers, Inc, in its sole discretion.  The amount of all rewards given shall not exceed $1,000.  Information must be received on the tip line, (888) 580-8477.