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Case File: 863UFLA

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Artistic rendering of the victim

Unidentified Female

  • Date of Discovery: August 24, 1998
  • Location of Discovery: New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana
  • Estimated Date of Death: Two to four weeks prior
  • State of Remains: Not recognizable - Decomposing/putrefaction
  • Cause of Death: Unknown
  • Physical Description
    ** Listed information is approximate

  • Estimated Age: 25-35 years old
  • Race: Black
  • Gender: Female
  • Height: 5'0" to 5'3"
  • Weight: Unknown
  • Hair Color: Unknown
  • Eye Color: Unknown
  • Distinguishing Marks/Features: Previously broken right shoulder blade which affected movement of the upper right arm.
  • Dentals: X-rays and photographs available. Amalgam filling, occlusal surface, tooth #2. Unusual wear pattern on central incisors.
  • Fingerprints: Not available.
  • DNA: nucDNA available with FBI NMPDD.
  • Clothing & Personal Items
  • Clothing: A-Paquette gray, pleated pants (size small), black bra (size 36 A/B), Towncraft red, collared pull-over shirt with a left breast pocket and four buttons (size small), underwear (size unknown), and metallic slip-on loafers (size 6-7).
  • Jewelry: None noted.
  • Additional Personal Items: None noted.
  • Case History

    The decedent was located under a house at 2308 A P Tureaud Avenue in New Orleans, Louisiana, on August 24, 1998.

    Investigating Agency(s)
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  • Agency Name: LSU FACES Lab
  • Agency Contact Person: Dr. Ginesse Listi
  • Agency Phone Number: 225-578-3906
  • E-Mail


  • Agency Case Number: OPCO: 2424; LSU: 98-28
  • NCIC Case Number: N/A
  • NamUs Case Number: UP #872
  • Former Hot Case Number: 1269
  • Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.

    Information Source(s)
  • NamUs
  • LSU FACES Lab

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    Added: Prior to 2011; Last Updated: 3/30/15 - By: DD / Unidentified Persons Coordinator

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