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Date of Discovery: August 24, 1988
Location of Discovery: Lancaster, Los Angeles County, California
Estimated Date of Death: 1988
State of Remains: Not recognizable - Near complete or complete skeleton
Cause of Death: Stab wound to the chest
** Listed information is approximate
Estimated Age: 16-24 years old
Height: 5'5" to 5'8"
Hair Color: Reddish brown shoulder length hair, tied in a ponytail.
Eye Color: Unknown
Distinguishing Marks/Features: Unknown
Dentals: Available. Oral surgeon states victim had recent orthodontial work prior to death. All four pre molars and wisdom teeth removed. Mouth too small for teeth.
Fingerprints: Not available.
DNA: nucDNA available with CA DOJ (#05-000770).
Clothing & Personal Items
Clothing: Blue Jordache jeans (size 9), a black halter top, and a black string bikini.
Additional Personal Items: Unknown
The victim was located in a shallow grave in a field in the Mojave Desert near Avenue A and Avenue E. There was evidence of mutilation of her breasts. Animal activity was present at the grave site.
If you have any information about this case please contact;
Agency Name: LASD Homicide Cold Case Unit
Agency Contact Person: N/A
Agency Phone Number: 323-890-5500
Agency Name: Los Angeles County Coroner's Office
Agency Contact Person: Daniel Machian
Agency Phone Number: 323-343-0512
Agency Case Number: LE: 088-15320-1186-011; ME: 8808367
NCIC Case Number: N/A
NamUs Case Number: UP #4034
Former Hot Case Number: 647
Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.
LASD Homicide Cold Case Unit