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Case File: 1056UFIL

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Facial reconstruction of victim; Tattoo on left breast; Tattoos on right lower abdomen; Victim's headstone

Unidentified Female

  • Date of Discovery: September 13, 1991
  • Location of Discovery: LaSalle County, Illinois
  • Estimated Date of Death: 1991
  • State of Remains: Mummified
  • Cause of Death: Unknown

    Physical Description
    ** Listed information is approximate

  • Estimated Age: 40-50 years old
  • Race: White
  • Gender: Female
  • Height: 5'3"
  • Weight: 120 lbs
  • Hair Color: Unknown
  • Eye Color: Unknown

  • Distinguishing Marks/Features: Breast implants without serial numbers, logos, or other markings. Tattoo of a cross with a red flower on the upper left breast area. Tattoo of a star-shaped flower with multi-colored flower and stem on the right lower abdomen.

  • Dentals: Available.
  • Fingerprints: Not available.
  • DNA: Available.
    Clothing & Personal Items
  • Clothing: Black spandex shorts and a man's American Outfitter striped button-down shirt with dark pin stripe on a light background.

  • Jewelry: None.

  • Additional Personal Items: Found underneath the remains was a curtain with drapery slip-on hooks still attached.

    Case History

    A farmer found the victim's mummified remains while harvesting a corn field, approximately 10 rows in from the county road. The body was lying face-up on a curtain in the southwest corner of the field, one mile south of U.S. 52 and about three miles east of Norway.

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

  • Agency Name: LaSalle County Coroner's Office
  • Agency Contact Person: N/A
  • Agency Phone Number: 815-434-8268

  • Agency Case Number: 91-9-2818
  • NCIC Number: N/A
  • NamUs Case Number: UP #11079

    Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.

    Information Source(s)
  • NamUs
  • mywebtimes.com
  • Daily Chronicle

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