"The Doe Network" : International Center for Unidentified & Missing Persons
Case File: 1044UFMD

 The Doe Network

Artistic rendering of the victim. To view post-mortem photo of the victim please click Photo 1

Unidentified Female

  • Date of Discovery: April 12, 1998
  • Location of Discovery: Baltimore, Baltimore City County, Maryland
  • Estimated Date of Death: Hours prior
  • State of Remains: Recognizable face
  • Cause of Death: Unknown
  • Physical Description
    ** Listed information is approximate

  • Estimated Age: 35-45 years old
  • Race: Black
  • Gender: Female
  • Height: 5'4" (OCME lists her as 5'7" but photo is consistent with LE's report of 5'4")
  • Weight: 180 lbs. (OCME lists her as 121 lbs. but photo is consistent with LE's report of 180 lbs.)
  • Hair Color: Black, long and straight to wavy with a coiled hair piece held in by a rubber band and green hair pick.
  • Eye Color: Brown
  • Distinguishing Marks/Features: Had heart disease. Tip of her left middle finger is missing. Right ovary and fallopian tube surgically removed, evidenced by adhesions. Several small scars: right cheek, left front chest, back of right forearm, back of right hand, both knees and legs, back of left ankle, and back of right waist. Stretch marks on her abdomen. Needle track marks on right forearm (indicating victim was possibly left-handed). Chipped red nail polish on her toenails. Pink nail polish on her fingernails.
  • Dentals: Available. Space between teeth 8 and 9. Teeth 9 and 19 are roots only with the crowns fractured away.
  • Fingerprints: Available. Contact the Baltimore City Police Department regarding the status of the fingerprints.
  • DNA: Not available. Sample not retained.
  • Clothing & Personal Items
  • Clothing: None mentioned due to subject being hospitalized before death.
  • Jewelry: Unknown
  • Additional Personal Items: Unknown
  • Case History

    The victim was located lying on the steps of a building at 1626 E Biddle Street in Baltimore. She had just got off of a bus and complained of not feeling well. She was taken to the hospital where she later died. She may have been a substance abuser.

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

  • Agency Name: Maryland Office of Chief State Medical Examiner
  • Agency Contact Person: N/A
  • Agency Phone Number: 410-333-3225
  • Agency Name: Maryland State Police
  • Agency Contact Person: Center for Missing/Unidentified
  • Agency Phone Number: 800-637-5437

  • Agency Case Number: ME: 98-02080; LE: 98-083U
  • NCIC Case Number: N/A
  • NamUs Case Number: UP #2713
  • Former Hot Case Number: 1274
  • Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.

    Information Source(s)
  • NamUs

  • Return to the Unidentified Victims' Index

    Questions or comments? Please contact appropriate member of the Area Team

    Last Updated: 8/16/13 - By: DD / Hot Case Coordinator

    Copyright 1999 - 2010 by The Doe Network

    All photos and information contained within this Web site are the properties of the listed information sources within the case files.