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Steven Duane Godwin
1984 Homicide Victim

Steven Duane Godwin was fatally stabbed on October 18, 1984.Baltimore County Police are asking for the public’s help in solving the 26-year-old homicide of Steven Duane Godwin, 32, of the 2100-block of Gwynn Oak Avenue, 21207. The homicide occurred in the Woodlawn Precinct.

On October 18, 1984 at approximately 10:30 p.m., officers responded to the Corinthian Lounge and Restaurant, located in the 7100-block of Windsor Mill Road, 21244 for a stabbing. Officers found Steven Godwin laying in the doorway of the package goods store, suffering from a stab wound to the chest. The victim was transported to Baltimore County General Hospital, where he was pronounced dead about 30 minutes after the stabbing.

Steven Godwin was at the Corinthian Lounge and Restaurant for approximately two hours the night he was killed. He said goodbye to his father, who was working at the package goods store, and then walked outside to the parking lot. A short time later, he came back into the store and collapsed into his father’s arms.

Despite a lengthy investigation by Homicide detectives, the case remains unsolved.

Steven Duane Godwin was fatally stabbed on October 18, 1984.Steven Duane Godwin was fatally stabbed on October 18, 1984.Reward Offered

Anyone with information about the identity or whereabouts of the suspect(s) is asked to call Baltimore County Police at 410-307-2020 or Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7-LOCKUP (1-866-756-2587). To text a message to Metro Crime Stoppers, send to "CRIMES" (274637), then enter the message starting with "MCS," or e-mail a tip to Those contacting Metro Crime Stoppers can remain anonymous and might be eligible for a cash reward

Revised August 4, 2011


Revised April 6, 2016        

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