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Artistic renderings of the victim
Date of Discovery: May 2, 1996
Location of Discovery: Albuquerque, Bernalillo County, New Mexico
Estimated Date of Death: 2–10 weeks prior
State of Remains: Unknown
Cause of Death: Homicide by blunt force trauma
** Listed information is approximate
Estimated Age: 14-19 years old
Race: White with possible Native/Hispanic mix
Height: 5'2" to 5'4"
Hair Color: Light brown with a bit of red.
Eye Color: Unknown
Distinguishing Marks/Features: Unknown
Dentals: Available. Tooth #7 missing and space closed.
Fingerprints: Not available.
Clothing & Personal Items
Clothing: Light blue Levi 550 jeans (size 30x32) hemmed up a few inches above the ankle, with a tear in the lower left pant leg, ribbed In Charge v-neck sweater (size Small), Sheer Energy support pantyhose, and a black, lace bra (approx size 32A).
Additional Personal Items: Unknown
A jogger found the victim's body in vacant field near 98th and Tower Road, in an undeveloped area that is west of I-25 and approximately 1 mile south of I-40.
Her body had been wrapped in six dark green or black plastic garbage bags. The top of the outer bag is tied with a green electrical wire with copper-colored core. The bottom of the bag is tied about the legs with a white 1/4" diameter rope. Multiple fractures of the left skull and left lower leg were present.
If you have any information about this case please contact;
Agency Name: Albuquerque Police Department
Agency Contact Person: Cold Case Unit
Agency Phone Number: 505-924-6000
Agency Name: University of New Mexico Office of Medical Investigations
Agency Contact Person: Peter Loomis
Agency Phone Number: 505-272-3053
Agency Case Number: ME: 1996-02620/1996-2620-596-2; LE: 96-073223
NCIC Case Number: N/A
NamUs Case Number: UP #914
Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.
Albuquerque Police Department