Unsolved Case #72
Reference Number 04-13

Anthony "Tony" P. Agazio
Murdered: January 3, 1997
Date of Birth: April 15, 1963 Anthony Agazio

Height: 5'7

Weight: 160 pounds

Hair: Blond, Air Force style hair cut and well groomed

Eyes: Green

Tony was interested in different cultures and knew many people in the neighborhood. He left home around 8:15 pm on Friday, January 3, 1997. He walked to the neighborhood tavern called D.B. Cooper. He made some phone calls, and one of the calls was to a cab company. The driver picked him up at 8:36 pm. and drove to State Fair and John R Street in Detroit. It was warm for January, just after New Years, no snow.

Tony was dead about one hour after he left home. His work clothes were still warm in the dryer, when he was pronounced dead at the receiving Hospital in Detroit.

Tony, walked down State Fair street to Annin street, and was shot on the left side of the back with a 22 caliber, unshielded bullet, entered through the heart. He continued running two city streets, shot, until he reached a bar, called the Tiger Lounge on Woodward Avenue, where he fell, mortally wounded.
Arabic males in a white car were seen laughing at him as he lay dying. An Arabic speaking women, called the 911 number to police department whispered something about Tony and hang up. The police went to the woman's house, but she denied it. A witness said they had heard gunshots.

If you have any information regarding this unsolved crime, you can call the Detroit police Department at 313-596-2260 or the F.B.I. Detroit Violent Crimes Task Force at 313-965-2323 or you can e-mail fagazio@yahoo.com. You can also contact the National Organization of Parents Of Murdered Children, Inc. at 1-888-818-7662 or by email at natlpomc@pomc.org. Be sure to include the reference number in any and all correspondence.

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The National Organization of Parents Of Murdered Children, Inc.
4960 Ridge Avenue, Suite # 2
Cincinnati, Ohio 45209
1.513.721.5683
1.888.818.7662
natlpomc@pomc.org