(Rick Marshall, late 1960s)
NEW! Rick Marshall, 1970s
1968 Newspaper Article 1 | 2
1960s Riverside Residence
1969 San Francisco Apartment
Rick Marshall is still considered a strong
Zodiac suspect by several investigators.
Marshall's physical appearance and background match up very well with what is known (and
assumed) about Zodiac.
|*Marshall was born in Texas, approximately 1928.
*According to the statements of several acquaintances, Marshall lived in the area at the
approximate time of the 1966 murder of possible Zodiac victim Cheri Jo Bates in Riverside,
*In 1969, Marshall lived in a basement on Scott Street in San Francisco. The location was
within a few miles of Zodiac's only San Francisco crime scene.
*Marshall worked as an engineer for San Francisco Bay Area Radio Station KTIM in the early
1970s. The KTIM call letters resemble the symbols Zodiac included in his
"Exorcist" letter from January 1974.
*A big movie buff, Marshall worked as a projectionist at a San Francisco silent-movie
theater called the Avenue at the time Zodiac sent his "Red Phantom" letter in
July 1974. It was assumed by investigators that Zodiac's motivation for signing this
letter "the Red Phantom" was because he was influenced by a silent film.
As of 1989, Marshall was working for Tektronix and repairing organs in San Francisco's
Marshall speaks | 228KB/MP3
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