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Joseph Decker was a man shot to death in a hotel hallway in 1967. He was identified in 2017.


At around 2:55 AM on Halloween 1967, two men reported that a man had been shot in the hallway of a hotel on 460 East 4th Street in Los Angeles, California. He would be pronounced dead at 3:35 AM that same morning. He had been in room #210.

His NamUS was removed in February 2017, and per Daniel Machian of the Los Angeles County Coroner's Office, had been identified. In April 2018, it was reported that the victim's name was Joseph Decker, however, no further information was provided. As of that same date, Decker's next of kin has yet to be located.