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  1. #1
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    Nov 2015

    CT - Westport, BlkFem UP10474, 30-40, burning in tire pile, no hands/feet, May'85

    NamUs: https://identifyus.org/en/cases/10474

    DoeNet: http://www.doenetwork.org/cases/836ufct.html

    The Doe Network

    Unidentified Female

    Date of Discovery: May 18, 1985
    Location of Discovery: Westport, Fairfield County, Connecticut
    Estimated Date of Death: Unknown NamUs says she died about 1 hr prior to discovery, so May 18, 1985 is her date of death.
    State of Remains: Partially dismembered and set on fire
    Cause of Death: Unknown
    Physical Description

    ** Listed information is approximateEstimated Age: Unknown 30-40
    Race: Black
    Gender: Female
    Height: Unknown NamUs says 60 in.
    Weight: Unknown NamUs says 110 lbs
    Hair Color: Unknown NamUs says black
    Eye Color: Unknown
    Distinguishing Marks/Features: Unknown
    Dentals: Unknown Not available
    Fingerprints: Unknown Not available
    DNA: Unknown Sample submitted - tests complete
    Clothing & Personal Items

    Clothing: Russler brand Blue or black jeans and a heavy wool wrap around sweater, possible white or off white in color. Bra with safety pins as clasps
    Jewelry: Plain gold chain.
    Additional Personal Items: Unknown Pack of Salem cigarettes in sweater pocket
    Case History

    The decedent was located in a wooded area off of the westbound (southbound?) shoulder of I-95, near the Sasco Creek overpass (west of exit 19) in the Town of Westport, Connecticut on May 18, 1985. She was still on fire when located.

    Deceased was found burning in a pile of tires on the side of the highway. Her hands and feet had been removed and never recovered.
    Investigating Agency(s)

    If you have any information about this case please contact;Agency Name: Connecticut State Police
    Agency Contact Person: Western District Major Crime Squad
    Agency Phone Number: 203-696-2561 or 1-800-575-6330

    Agency Case Number: G-85-122994
    NCIC Case Number: N/A
    NamUs Case Number: Not listed 10474
    Former Hot Case Number: 116
    Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.
    Information Source(s)

    Connecticut Department of Public Safety

    Looks like the DoeNet page is lacking in a lot of ways... All the stuff in bold is from NamUs. I wonder how to contact them and get all of that changed?

    Also, sad to see there isn't a recon.

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Nov 2015
    Looks like they already updated her DoeNet page! They work fast around here

  3. #3
    Join Date
    Jul 2017
    Los Angeles
    Some possibilities...

    Evelyn Fox
    33 years old, 5'2", 120 lbs
    Missing from East Orange, NJ (71 miles away) since 12/28/84

    Shirley Hyman
    30 - 31 years old, 5'1", 160 - 165 lbs
    Was last seen wearing "white sweater blouse" and jeans
    Missing from Philadelphia (147 miles away) since 8/28/81

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