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Case File: 1021UFNJ

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Unidentified Female

  • Date of Discovery: August 22, 1989
  • Location of Discovery: Gloucester County, New Jersey
  • Estimated Date of Death: 1988-1989
  • State of Remains: Not recognizable - Partial remains with soft tissues
  • Cause of Death: Unknown
  • Physical Description
    ** Listed information is approximate

  • Estimated Age: 19-39 years old
  • Race: White
  • Gender: Female
  • Height: 5'3" to 5'5"
  • Weight: Unknown
  • Hair Color: Unknown
  • Eye Color: Unknown
  • Distinguishing Marks/Features: Unknown
  • Dentals: Not available. Head not recovered.
  • Fingerprints: Not available. Hands not recovered.
  • DNA: mtDNA and nucDNA available. mtDNA uploaded to NDIS. Low copy STR available at UNT. Partial body x-rays are available.
  • Clothing & Personal Items
  • Clothing: Unknown
  • Jewelry: Unknown
  • Additional Personal Items: Unknown
  • Case History

    The victim's right femur bone was found in Woodbury Creek. Part of her left femur was found months prior on January 29, 1989 in the Little Mantua Creek in West Deptford. Both locations are in the same general area.

    Originially thought to be male, DNA testing determined the remains to be those of a female.

    Investigating Agency(s)
    If you have any information about this case please contact;

  • Agency Name: New Jersey State Police
  • Agency Contact Person: N/A
  • Agency Phone Number: 800-709-7090
  • E-Mail
  • Agency Name: Gloucester County Medical Examiner Office
  • Agency Contact Person: N/A
  • Agency Phone Number: 856-384-6910

  • Agency Case Number: ME: MCU890254; LE: 08890272
  • NCIC Case Number: U528279380
  • NamUs Case Number: UP #1631
  • Former Hot Case Number: 1962
  • Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.

    Information Source(s)
  • NamUs
  • New Jersey State Police

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