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34UFMI - Unidentified Female

3D Recon 3D Recon
Reconstructions of the decedent by LSU FACES, Jane Wankmiller, the FBI and the Alcona County Sheriff's Office.

Date of Discovery: October 26, 1994
Location of Discovery: Curtis Township, Alcona County, Michigan
Estimated Date of Death: 1-5 years prior
State of Remains: Skeletal
Cause of Death: Homicide

Physical Description

Estimated Age: 30-50 years old
Race: White
Sex: Female
Height: 5'0" to 5'4"
Weight: 135 lbs.
Hair Color: Light brown or blond with a possible reddish tint.
Eye Color: Unknown
Distinguishing Marks/Features: There were several healed injuries evident, all of which occurred years prior to her death. One of the victim's upper vertebrae and one lower vertebrae were collapsed. The injuries were located in her thoracic region, which is behind the rib cage. She had a healed fracture on her left arm near her elbow, which did not appear to be set correctly. These injuries may have been unrelated or they may have been the result of a singular accident, such as a car crash.

Identifiers

Dentals: Available. Gap between upper front teeth. Poor dental care at the time of death. It is possible she had orthodontic braces at a younger age, due to evidence of tooth removal.
Fingerprints: Not available.
DNA: Available.

Clothing & Personal Items

Clothing: None.
Jewelry: None.
Additional Personal Items: None.

Circumstances of Discovery

The deceased was found by a hunter about one mile east of the Brodie Road and Bamfield Road intersection. Authorities believe she was not from the area.

Investigating Agency(s)

Agency Name: Alcona County Medical Examiner
Agency Contact Person: N/A
Agency Phone Number: 989-826-6881
Agency E-Mail: N/A
Agency Case Number: MSU 5804-94

Agency Name: Michigan State Police Alpena Post
Agency Contact Person: Detective Sergeant Steve Harshberger
Agency Phone Number: 989-356-5739
Agency E-Mail: harshbergers(at)michigan.gov
Agency Case Number: Unknown

NCIC Case Number: Unknown
NamUs Case Number: 8371

Information Source(s)

NamUs
FBI
WXYZ-TV Detroit
Michigan State Police

Admin Notes

Added: Prior to 2011; Last Updated: 11/15/17


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