Reva Perkins

Reva Perkins

Late Thursday night, criminal investigators with the Missouri State Highway Patrol’s Division of Drug and Crime Control announced the reopening of a 1986 cold case involving the homicide of Reva L. Perkins.

On June 11, 1986, Perkins, 26, was stabbed to death in her home on Chestnut Street in Hawk Point.

Perkins was the mother of two young children, who were in the home at the time of her murder.

Criminal investigators are seeking information from anyone who may have knowledge about this case.

Contact Cpl. Jason A. Ashby, at (636) 300-2800 or, e-mail jason.ashby@mshp.dps.mo.gov if you have any information on this case.