COLORADO SPRINGS — It has been 31 years since the body of Karen Kay Johns was found in a park. The Colorado Springs Police Department (CSPD) recognized the anniversary of this cold case, Saturday.

In May of 1991, CSPD officers were called to reported gunshots at Monument Valley Park. When officers arrived on scene, they located the body of Johns who appeared to have a gunshot wound to the head.

The investigation revealed that Johns was in her vehicle at the time of the shooting. Witnesses reported that after hearing a gunshot, they saw Johns car roll to a stop off the roadway, according to police records.

Johns was employed by the American Red Cross and had been in the park on a lunch break.

No weapons were found in or around the victims vehicle.

If you have any information about this case, please contact CSPD at 719-444-7000.