roy cox from sunhine murdered in 1987

roy cox from sunhine murdered in 1987

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curious

Harlan, KY

#1 Aug 21, 2012
i was looking through topix and seen people talking about the mario anetta murder in sunshine back in the 1980,s.just wondering if any one remebered when that man roy cox was murdered he was from sunshine to and was killed and it was never solved.if i'm not mistaking he had four kids and they never found out who killed him.ant that a little weird that two people from the same neighborhood get killed and it is never justified .it makes you wonder how they got away with it all these years?does any one remember who i am talking about .
sounds like

Hyden, KY

#2 Aug 21, 2012
big money was in on that two.they must to have been in the way of big money.it all comes down to money in cases like that.ever body worked on it could have been paid off.in the other hand any body could have found the answer to them murders.without training of the police force my opinion...
curious

Harlan, KY

#3 Aug 21, 2012
did you know roy cox from sunshine
no but

Hyden, KY

#4 Aug 21, 2012
curious wrote:
did you know roy cox from sunshine
with what the statement said it should have been that hard to find the killer.unless big money was involved somewhere.my opinion.whats yours?
truth

Harlan, KY

#5 Aug 21, 2012
my opinion is these sorry ass cops around here didn't do there job i knew him he was a damn good man who worked everyday to support his family he didn't deserve that a bit he had a heart of gold and would do anything for anyone that he could if they asked him
curious

Harlan, KY

#6 Aug 21, 2012
he was a good man i remember him and his family

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#7 Aug 22, 2012
curious wrote:
i was looking through topix and seen people talking about the mario anetta murder in sunshine back in the 1980,s.just wondering if any one remebered when that man roy cox was murdered he was from sunshine to and was killed and it was never solved.if i'm not mistaking he had four kids and they never found out who killed him.ant that a little weird that two people from the same neighborhood get killed and it is never justified .it makes you wonder how they got away with it all these years?does any one remember who i am talking about .
I dont think the two murders were connected in any way.

The Modus Operandi was completely different in each murder.

The Yennetta murder was a quick "Hit' type of murder.

The cox murder suggest that it was a murder filled with hate. To be stabbed that many times suggest that the murder knew the victim and committed the murder out of pure hatred. The Yennetta murder was a quick in and out. As if it was a Mafia hit. The

Even the weapons used were different one was a stabbing the other was a shooting.
curious

Harlan, KY

#8 Aug 22, 2012
how can someone do that type of crime and never have a guilty concious from it that would drive me insane.they must not of had no heart to take him away from his family.i thought he had children if im not mistaken.

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#9 Aug 22, 2012
curious wrote:
how can someone do that type of crime and never have a guilty concious from it that would drive me insane.they must not of had no heart to take him away from his family.i thought he had children if im not mistaken.
Yennetta DID have children. Well he had a Son that much I am sure of becuase I went to school with him.

As for the Cox man I dont know if he had any children or not.

But regardless I too cannot fathom taking another persons life.(Except for maybe self defense) Life is precious to all and how someone could take life away from another person is beyond me.

Have a Good'un

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#10 Aug 22, 2012
truth wrote:
my opinion is these sorry ass cops around here didn't do there job i knew him he was a damn good man who worked everyday to support his family he didn't deserve that a bit he had a heart of gold and would do anything for anyone that he could if they asked him
It's been sooo long now and I for one am glad someone brought this back up. I didn't know him but remember hearing of the murder when it happened and people talking about how there was literally no investigation and how they felt there was a coverup somewhere going on. I don't know, but this should be interesting to see if anyone comes forward with information to reopen the investigation for Roy Cox and the other man too, just like a family member that posted for help in the Linda Hyden(sp?) murder that happened in VA and people started posting info.
lil miss sunshine

Harlan, KY

#11 Aug 22, 2012
Know_Your_Rights wrote:
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It's been sooo long now and I for one am glad someone brought this back up. I didn't know him but remember hearing of the murder when it happened and people talking about how there was literally no investigation and how they felt there was a coverup somewhere going on. I don't know, but this should be interesting to see if anyone comes forward with information to reopen the investigation for Roy Cox and the other man too, just like a family member that posted for help in the Linda Hyden(sp?) murder that happened in VA and people started posting info.
heard they questioned willy irvin about the roy cox murder maybe 10-12 years ago. dont know exactly why, just heard he was questioned.
curious

Harlan, KY

#12 Aug 22, 2012
i heard the talk was that it was willie irvin and some other people from sunshine really don't know .but thats what i heard a long time ago when i was growing up in sunshine isn't that strange i always heard the same thing
did

Hyden, KY

#13 Aug 22, 2012
curious wrote:
i heard the talk was that it was willie irvin and some other people from sunshine really don't know .but thats what i heard a long time ago when i was growing up in sunshine isn't that strange i always heard the same thing
they give a reason why?or have a opinion ?..
curious

Harlan, KY

#14 Aug 23, 2012
have no idea dont know much about it i was just a teenager back then you know how small town talk is
someone close

Parksville, KY

#15 Aug 25, 2012
people that has know clue to what happened need to back off this is none of know one's consarnes if not they will be charges brought up on them for stering up trouble why but put the people back though this again and the kid's that where kid's are grown now and they don't remember anything at all so if you don't mind back off please if not their will be charges brought up on you because if you don't have a one clue to what went on than BACK OFF the morther has went though enough the more you start the more charges will be brought up on you for slander and they will push them i'll make shore of it if you don't have any idels to what happen keep your mouth shut or you will be brought in the middle of it yourself then you will be traped in it
really glad to know

Harlan, KY

#16 Aug 25, 2012
i dont know who got this started but im glad to see this on here because i am kin to that man his kids has been through hell since he was murdered and i think they need justice and closure to this they had to grow up with out him and be mistreated all these years that man didn't deserve to be killed like that it was cold hearted as hell the way they did him so go ahead a push chareges because i live in virgina and he is my dad guess that blows your mind .i know i have other brothers and sisters in harlan that i have never seen and i never got to see my dad either do you think thats right for me and them ?
curious

Harlan, KY

#17 Aug 25, 2012
uh oh somebody knows something telling people to back off do they have a guilty concius or are they just scared?something needs to be done about that.he deserves justice

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#18 Aug 25, 2012
someone close wrote:
people that has know clue to what happened need to back off this is none of know one's consarnes if not they will be charges brought up on them for stering up trouble why but put the people back though this again and the kid's that where kid's are grown now and they don't remember anything at all so if you don't mind back off please if not their will be charges brought up on you because if you don't have a one clue to what went on than BACK OFF the morther has went though enough the more you start the more charges will be brought up on you for slander and they will push them i'll make shore of it if you don't have any idels to what happen keep your mouth shut or you will be brought in the middle of it yourself then you will be traped in it
And why wouldn't you (as a declared friend or family member) want people to come forward with possible evidence against/about the murder(s)?? That's just crazy. Of course those that were too young at the time of the murder wouldn't have information about it, but adults at that time could now provide helpful information if they can and will. If someone posts slanderous comments, let the family press charges if THEY want to, I'm sure they won't need someone to push them into it.
good god help him

Clay City, KY

#19 Aug 25, 2012
someone close you just wone the big one you dumb ass if your dumb ass did not do shit you sound like you did dumb ass.
they

Hyden, KY

#20 Aug 25, 2012
need the guys on unsolved murders on this one .ha kid you groan now call or go on line see if you cant get them come find your dad's murder.tell them the story it could be all on tv.all could enjoy.

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