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Case File: 327UFIL

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1 2 clothes rings
Sketches of Victim; victim's jumpsuit and rings

Unidentified Female

  • Date of Discovery: January 30, 2002
  • Location of Discovery: Mascoutah, Illinois
  • Estimated Date of Death: Estimated to have occurred several months before discovery
  • State of Remains: Skeletal Remains
  • Cause of Death: Not stated
  • Physical Description
    ** Listed information is approximate

  • Estimated Age: 20 - 30 years old
  • Race: Black
  • Gender: Female
  • Height: Unknown
  • Weight: Unknown
  • Hair Color: Unknown
  • Eye Color: Unknown
  • Distinguishing Marks/Features: Unknown
  • Dentals: Not available
  • Fingerprints: Not available
  • DNA: Available
  • Clothing & Personal Items
  • Clothing: She was wearing a black colored sleeveless one-piece Jason Matthews brand jumpsuit.
  • Jewelry: She wore two rings on her left hand. one 14 carat small gold band (size 7 1/4) and one costume style ring (size 6 ) with a light blue colored tear shaped stone.
  • Additional Personal Items: Unknown
  • Case History

    On Wednesday, January 30, 2002, at approximately 4:30 p.m., the Illinois State Police responded to a complaint concerning the discovery of skeletal remains near mile marker 22 on Interstate 64. The complaint originated from workers of the Illinois Department of Transportation who were working in the vicinity and discovered the remains. The skeletal remains were situated off the roadway on the east side of the Silver Creek overpass in rural Mascoutah, Illinois.

    The autopsy could not determine the cause of the death and it is believed that the victim has been deceased for several months. She is thought be a victim of serial-killer Maury Troy Travis, who is also a suspect in the homicides of two other unidentified victims; 334UFIL and 302UFIL. Police believe the three were raped, tortured and killed by Travis, with some of the slayings videotaped. But Travis never identified the three women, and he hanged himself in a St. Louis jail cell three days after he was charged with three other killings.

    Investigating Agency(s)
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  • Agency Name: Illinois State Police
  • Agency Contact Person: Sergeant Kurt Sachtleben
  • Agency Phone Number: 618-346-3788 or 618-346-3781

  • Agency Case Number: Unknown
  • Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.

    Information Source(s)
  • Illinois State Police

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    Last Updated: 2/12/2012 - By: BR/ Web Assist


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