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  1. #1
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    Dec 2008
    Penn's woods

    ID - Steven Pearshall, 35, Lewiston, 14 Sept 1982

    The Doe Network:
    Case File 846DMID


    Steven R. Pearshall
    Missing since September 14, 1982 from Lewiston, Nez Perce County, Idaho.
    Classification: Involuntary


    Vital Statistics
    •Date Of Birth: March 8, 1947
    •Age at Time of Disappearance: 35 years old
    •Height and Weight at Time of Disappearance: 6'3"; 160 lbs.
    •Distinguishing Characteristics: White male. Brown medium length hair; brown eyes. Mustache.
    •Marks, Scars: Scar on left calf. Scar on left arm.
    •Clothing: Beige velour pull over sweater with long sleeves with dark horizontal stripes, two tone brown and beige ski jacket, beige pants. A light blue duffle bag of cloth.
    •AKA: Sahlim, Steven R.; Sahlin, Steven R.
    •Dentals: Available


    Circumstances of Disappearance
    Pearsall was last seen in Idaho in 1982. He vanished the same night as Kristina Nelson and Jacqueline Miller, and are all believed to have been at or near the Lewiston Civic Theater sometime during the night. Almost two years after their disappearance, the bodies of the women were found on a brushy slope in Kendrick.
    Although Pearsall has never been found, he is not believed to be their killer.


    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:

    Lewiston Police Department

    Agency Case Number: 82-4015

    NCIC Number: M-090131294
    Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.

    Source Information:
    Idaho Missing Persons Clearinghouse

    NamUs Profile:
    Dental: Available and charting entered
    DNA: Sample submitted-tests not complete
    Fingerprints: NA

    Article about Steve transcribed and entered into the case report at NamUs.

    More details at Charley Project.

    (Story Updated: May 28, 2009 at 8:13 AM PDT )
    "His son may be buried under the dirt floor in the basement of the Civic Theatre," said Rand. "It had been dug up and there was fresh dirt leading up the stairs”
    More at link.


    Lewiston Civic Theater Murders article - Websleuths Crime Sleuthing Community
    Cold case discussed here.

    Steve has been missing almost 28 years. Come home soon.
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  2. #2
    Join Date
    Jun 2007
    If Steve Pearshall's remains are ever found, an arrest will probably be made in this case. This is a very interesting situal that all "true crime buffs" should take a look at but it iis not the "mystery" is is often represented as. A lot is known.

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  4. #4
    Join Date
    Jun 2012

    Date Missing

    Quote Originally Posted by SheWhoMustNotBeNamed View Post
    Just currious, but isn't the missing date 9/12/82 rather than 9/14/82?
    Are there any other photos of steve anywhwere?

  5. #5
    Join Date
    Dec 2014
    East Idaho
    This link has a ton of information about this case. Whoever wrote it has really researched Pearsall and the other victims as well as the POI. http://altereddimensions.net/2014/le...r-remains-free

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