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Case File: 951UFPA

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Unidentified Female

  • Date of Discovery: February 21, 2008
  • Location of Discovery: Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania
  • Estimated Date of Death: 5-12 years prior to discovery (1996-2003)
  • State of Remains: Human skull with five maxillary teeth
  • Cause of Death: Unknown
  • Physical Description
    ** Listed information is approximate

  • Estimated Age: 40-50 years old
  • Race: Unknown, possibly white or black with mixed ancestry.
  • Gender: Female
  • Height: Unknown
  • Weight: Unknown
  • Hair Color: Unknown
  • Eye Color: Unknown
  • Distinguishing Marks/Features: Unknown
  • Dentals: Partial available. No Mandible found. 5 teeth found under skull; 1 upper left first molar Natural, one upper left second molar Natural, one upper left lateral incisor, may have had Caries, one upper left canine, may have Filling, one upper right canine, may have Filling.
  • Fingerprints: Not available.
  • DNA: Available in FBI NMPDD.
  • Clothing & Personal Items
  • Clothing: None listed.
  • Jewelry: None listed.
  • Additional Personal Items: None listed.
  • Case History

    A human skull was found at 6300 Whitby Avenue in a wooded area known in Philadelphia as Cobbs Creek Park, on February 21, 2008, by a Fairmount Park commission worker marking trees to be torn down.

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

  • Agency Name: Philadelphia Medical Examiner
  • Agency Contact Person: Steve Olszewski
  • Agency Phone Number: 215-685-7445

  • Agency Case Number: 08-757
  • NCIC Case Number: U040021660
  • NamUs Case Number: UP #2184
  • Former Hot Case Number: 1693
  • Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.

    Information Source(s)
  • NamUs
  • CBS-TV 3 News Archive

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    Last Updated: 2/28/13 - By: DD / Hot Case Coordinator

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