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Date of Discovery: September 20, 1980
Location of Discovery: Lancaster, Los Angeles County, California
Estimated Date of Death: One year prior to discovery
State of Remains: Not recognizable - Near complete or complete skeleton
Cause of Death: Unknown
** Listed information is approximate
Estimated Age: 20-30 years old
Height: 5'9" to 6'0"
Hair Color: Brown, fine.
Eye Color: Unknown
Distinguishing Marks/Features: Unknown
Fingerprints: Not available.
Clothing & Personal Items
Additional Personal Items: Unknown
A dog discovered a leg bone which led investigators to a shallow grave on Pearblossom Highway, 1/2 mile East of Avenue V. The area was covered with twigs and branches in an attempt to conceal victim, and the grave was covered with a large amount of lye. The skull was in a box. Knife and shell casing were discovered at the location.
If you have any information about this case please contact;
Agency Name: LASD Homicide Cold Case Unit
Agency Contact Person: N/A
Agency Phone Number: 323-890-5500
Agency Name: Los Angeles County Coroner's Office
Agency Contact Person: Daniel Machian
Agency Phone Number: 323-343-0512
Agency Case Number: LE: 1980-10675-1178-010; ME: 80-12167
NCIC Case Number: N/A
NamUs Case Number: Not listed
Former Hot Case Number: 1378
Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.
LASD Homicide Cold Case Unit