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Case File: 557UFCO

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Baby Faith's headstone

Unidentified Female

  • Date of Discovery: August 24, 1996
  • Location of Discovery: Fort Collins, Larimer County, Colorado
  • Estimated Date of Death: August 22, 1996
  • State of Remains: Unknown
  • Cause of Death: Homicide by suffocation
  • Physical Description
    ** Listed information is approximate

  • Estimated Age: 2 days old
  • Race: White
  • 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: Unknown
  • Jewelry: Unknown
  • Additional Personal Items: Unknown
  • Case History

    The infant, known as Baby Faith, was located in Horsetooth Reservoir, Larimer County, Colorado on August 24, 1996. She had been suffocated after being wrapped in a plastic garbage bag. She is buried in Roselawn Cemetery in Fort Collins, Colorado.

    Four days earlier, on August 20, 1996, another female infant was located in Pueblo County under similar circumstances. Early DNA analysis do not link the two girls.

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

  • Agency Name: Larimer County Sheriff's Office
  • Agency Contact Person: Lt. Andy Josey
  • Agency Phone Number: 970-498-5161
  • E-Mail
  • Agency Name: Larimer County Medical Examiner's Office
  • Agency Contact Person: Dianne Fairman
  • Agency Phone Number: 970-679-4517
  • E-Mail

  • Agency Case Number: LE: 96-6874
  • NCIC Case Number: N/A
  • NamUs Case Number: Not listed
  • Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.

    Information Source(s)
  • Colorado Bureau of Investigations
  • Larimer County Crime Stoppers
  • Larimer County Sheriff's Office

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    Last Updated: 3/4/15 - By: DD / Unidentified Persons Coordinator

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