Unidentified White Female
The victim was discovered on September 19, 1990 in Orange County, North Carolina
Estimated Date of Death: 4-6 Days Prior to Discovery
State of Remains: Decomposing
Estimated age: 15-25 years old, (likely 20 +/- 2)
Approximate Height and Weight: 5'3"; 105-115 lbs
Distinguishing Characteristics: Strawberry blonde hair, appeared to be layer cut to about shoulder length, possibly frosted;
unknown eye color. 3" scar on lower right quadrant (no appendix).
Dentals: X-rays available. Wisdom teeth unerupted; teeth #s 3, 14, 19, had amalgam restorations; teeth #23-26 tilted to the lingual, and tooth #28 was in a lingual crossbite. Caries on 2, 15, 18.
Clothing: Pink sweatshirt with three bunnies on the front (2 bunnies on bicycles, one on a unicycle), brand name of "Sportswear"; size 34 (A, B, C cup) bra, brand name of "Warner"; pair white anklet socks, very clean on the bottom; thin yellow metal ring on left ring finger, and a thin twisted metal bracelet on left wrist. Shoe size approximately 6-6 1/2.
Fingerprints: Not available
X-rays: Multiple body xrays available. No signs of previous fractures, no signs of ever giving birth.
DNA: Complete - Unable to obtain profile
The victim was located by a clean up crew along Interstate 40 approximately 15 feet down an embankment, east of the New Hope Church Road exit.
She may have been last seen alive walking along I-85 near N.C. 62 near the Ramada Inn.
Despite intensive investigation and follow-up on hundreds of leads, her identity as well as that of her killer remains a mystery.
Toxicology negative. http://doenetwork.org/cases/558ufnc.html