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Case File: 942UFAR

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Unidentified Female

  • Date of Discovery: July 7, 1989
  • Location of Discovery: Mellwood, Phillips County, Arkansas
  • Estimated Date of Death: 1989
  • State of Remains: Not recognizable - Decomposing/putrefaction
  • Cause of Death: Unknown
  • Physical Description
    ** Listed information is approximate

  • Estimated Age: 20-60 years old
  • Race: White
  • Gender: Female
  • Height: 5'5"
  • Weight: 107 lbs.
  • Hair Color: Unknown
  • Eye Color: Unknown
  • Distinguishing Marks/Features: Linear scar noted on the medial surface of the right knee, measuring 2 1/2 inches in length. Transversely oriented linear scars of the left wrist, each measuring 1 inch and grouped in pairs of 2.
  • Dentals: Available; #3 root canal mesio-occluo-buccio-lingual alloy, #4 root canal mesio-occlusal alloy, #7 mesiolingual composite, #8 distolingual; mesiolingual composite, #9 root canal mesio.
  • Fingerprints: Not available.
  • DNA: Not available. Currently searching for retained remains/samples.
  • Clothing & Personal Items
  • Clothing: Gray slacks which are inverted and inner seams are apparent externally, white nylon panties, white bra, and a blue T-shirt with short sleeves.
  • Jewelry: Unknown
  • Additional Personal Items: Unknown
  • Case History

    A tugboat crew found the victim floating face up in the Mississippi river at marker 617.

    Investigating Agency(s)
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  • Agency Name: Phillips County Coroner's Office
  • Agency Contact Person: N/A
  • Agency Phone Number: 870-338-1253
  • Agency Name: Arkansas State Crime Laboratory
  • Agency Contact Person: Chris Edwards
  • Agency Phone Number: 501-227-5936
  • E-Mail

  • Agency Case Number: 333-89
  • NCIC Case Number: U610022486
  • NamUs Case Number: UP #2885
  • Former Hot Case Number: 1543
  • Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.

    Information Source(s)
  • NamUs

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