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Case File: 36UFNJ

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Unidentified Female

  • Date of Discovery: July 15, 1982
  • Location of Discovery: Blairstown, Warren County, New Jersey
  • Estimated Date of Death: Less than a week prior
  • State of Remains: Not recognizable - Decomposing/putrefaction
  • Cause of Death: Homicide by blunt force trauma to the head
  • Physical Description
    ** Listed information is approximate

  • Estimated Age: 14-20 years old
  • Race: White
  • Gender: Female
  • Height: 5'2" to 5'4"
  • Weight: 90-100 lbs.
  • Hair Color: Brown, straight and shoulder-length.
  • Eye Color: Unknown
  • Distinguishing Marks/Features: Her left ear was double-pierced. It is unknown if her right ear was pierced. No earrings were recovered. She wore nail polish on her right fingernails only. No previous fractures. She was not pregnant when she died, and had never given birth.
  • Dentals: Available. Crowding in the lower anterior teeth. Two front teeth are slightly darker than the rest. Teeth were in fairly good condition. A few dental fillings were present.
  • Fingerprints: Available.
  • DNA: Available - mtDNA in CODIS. Body x-rays are available.
  • Clothing & Personal Items
  • Clothing: Found around the victim were: a red V-neck pullover shirt with yellow piping on the front portion of the shoulder area and blue and black piping around the neck, sleeves, and waist; and a wrap-around skirt with red, white, and blue print and a wide border of peacock designs on the lower portion.
  • Jewelry: Gold-colored chain with small white beads and a 14-karat gold cross with an ornate design.
  • Additional Personal Items: Unknown
  • Case History

    The partially clad victim, known as Princess Doe, was discovered in a wooded area at the north end of Cedar Ridge Cemetery on Route 94 in Blairstown.

    She had been severely beaten prior to her death. Her face had been bludgeoned beyond recognition.

    Police believe Princess Doe was from the Long Island, New York area, and was estranged from her family.

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

  • Agency Name: New Jersey State Police
  • Agency Contact Person: N/A
  • Agency Phone Number: 800-709-7090
  • E-Mail

  • Agency Name: Warren County Medical Examiner's Office
  • Agency Contact Person: N/A
  • Agency Phone Number: 908-213-2800
  • Agency Name: Warren County Prosecutor's Office
  • Agency Contact Person: Sgt. Steve Speirs Jr.
  • Agency Phone Number: 908-689-3922

  • Agency Case Number: ME: 21820165/9182; NCMEC: 1102461
  • NCIC Case Number: U630870962
  • NamUs Case Number: UP #1513
  • Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.

    Information Source(s)
  • NamUs
  • New Jersey State Police
  • Princess Doe Website
  • Wikipedia - Princess Doe
  • The Vidocq Society
  • America's Most Wanted

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    Added: Prior to 2011; Last Updated: 4/18/15 - By: DD / Unidentified Persons Coordinator

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