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Case File: 939UFAR

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Unidentified Female

  • Date of Discovery: September 15, 1982
  • Location of Discovery: Hope, Hempstead County, Arkansas
  • Estimated Date of Death: 1982
  • State of Remains: Not recognizable - Partial skeletal parts only
  • Cause of Death: Unknown
  • Physical Description
    ** Listed information is approximate

  • Estimated Age: 45-85 years old
  • Race: White
  • Gender: Female
  • Height: 5'0"
  • Weight: Unknown
  • Hair Color: Brown
  • Eye Color: Unknown
  • Distinguishing Marks/Features: Remains indicated a deviated nasal septum (to the right), initial temporal mandibular joint disease, and an abnormal left occipital condyle.
  • Dentals: Upper denture plate and no teeth in the mandible. Photographs are available.
  • Fingerprints: Not available.
  • DNA: mtDNA and nucDNA available in FBI NMPDD (ref #08-7838).
  • Clothing & Personal Items
  • Clothing: A red to orange sweatshirt, a red plaid shirt, a pair of green corduroy pants, a white bra, a pair of blue socks, and a pair of brown shoes.
  • Jewelry: Unknown
  • Additional Personal Items: Unknown
  • Case History

    The victim's partial remains were found by a farmer in a field off of Highway 67. Only the skull, pelvis, and sacrum were recovered.

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

  • Agency Name: Hempstead County Coroner's Office
  • Agency Contact Person: David Van Norman
  • Agency Phone Number: 870-777-6772
  • Agency Name: Arkansas State Crime Laboratory
  • Agency Contact Person: Chris Edwards
  • Agency Phone Number: 501-227-5936
  • E-Mail

  • Agency Case Number: 389-82
  • NCIC Case Number: U230023879
  • NamUs Case Number: UP #5165
  • Former Hot Case Number: 1936
  • Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.

    Information Source(s)
  • NamUs

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