Date of Discovery: February 10, 1987
Location of Discovery: Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan
Estimated Date of Death: Within 24 hours
State of Remains: Recognizable face
Cause of Death: Homicide by stabbing
** Listed information is approximateEstimated Age: 16-25 years old
Height: 5'5" to 5'6"
Weight: 114 lbs.
Hair Color: Brown that had recently been highlighted blonde with reddish tints. It was styled in layers and tapered with a long nape.
Eye Color: Hazel
Distinguishing Marks/Features: Episiotomy scar. She had given birth within 2 months to a year before she died. She was still lactating.
Clothing & Personal Items
Clothing: Black bikini panties, well worn.
Jewelry: Two silver rings (both costume jewelry) - one with a thin band and a small roped round design and one larger with marquee cut center clear stone and surrounding round clear stones on steps. Both rings were worn on her left hand, the thin band on her pointer finger, the larger ring on her ring finger.
Additional Personal Items: Unknown
The victim's remains were found in a landfill. Her body was exhumed in November 2014 in order to obtain a DNA sample.
If you have any information about this case please contact;Agency Name: Wayne County Medical Examiner's Office
Agency Contact Person: Carl Schmidt
Agency Phone Number: (313) 833-2504
Agency Case Number: 87-1243; NCMEC: 1184291
NCIC Case Number: U235652234
NamUs Case Number: UP #8272
Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.