Facial reconstruction of the decedent (NCMEC Forensic Artist) and an enhanced image of the shoes she was wearing.
Date of Discovery: April 5, 1995
Location of Discovery: Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia
Estimated Date of Death: Days prior
State of Remains: Not recognizable - Decomposing/putrefaction
Cause of Death: Unknown
Estimated Age: 15-30 years old
Height: 5'7", Measured
Weight: 140 lbs., Measured
Hair Color: Black, coarse, and tightly curled with a maximum length of 3 inches over the crown.
Eye Color: Brown
Distinguishing Marks/Features: Ears single pierced. She had a mole on the top of her right foot near the big toe.
Dentals: Available. She had a large gap between her two front teeth that would have been noticeable to others. Tooth 4 is unerupted or congenitally missing.
DNA: Not available - Insufficient DNA for profiling.
Clothing: short sleeve light blue shirt with buttons (size 16), faded Bugle Boy jeans with elastic waistband and draw string (30-inch waist and 32-inch length), multi-color underwear with Tweety Bird and a That's All Folks manufacturer's label, and black Adidas Dynaprene shoes (size 6.5), intermediate between an high top and sandal style shoe.
Additional Personal Items: Black Adidas Dynaprene size 6.5 shoes intermediate between a high top and sandal style shoe.
On April 4, 1995, police found the decedent's remains in a shallow grave behind a vacant crack house at 380 Atwood Street in Atlanta, Georgia.
She possibly went by the name Wanda and may have been from the Adamsville area in Atlanta. She reportedly frequented the Ashby, Dill and Beecher Street areas.
Agency Name: Fulton County Medical Examiner's Office
Agency Contact Person: Randy Hanzlick
Agency Phone Number: 404-613-4400
Agency E-Mail: randy.hanzlick(at)fultoncountyga.gov
Agency Case Number: 95-0716
NCIC Case Number: U170453218
NamUs Case Number: 650
NCMEC Case Number: 1107384
Fulton County Medical Examiner's Office
Added: 7/22/00; Last Updated: 2/23/16
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