The Doe Network:
Hot Case 499

Unidentified Female
  • The victim was discovered on April 24, 1986 in Garden Grove, Orange County, California
  • Burned beyond recognition

Vital Statistics

  • Estimated age: 13-20 years old
  • Approximate Height and Weight: 5'0"-5'5"; 100 lbs.
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Ethnicity unknown, but Black has been ruled out. No hair, eyes or identifiable features found. Slight build; she may have had a prior pregnancy. Found positive for cocaine. No obvious cause of death.
  • Fingerprints: Not available
  • Dentals: Available; 2 fillings.
  • DNA: Available.

Case History
The victim was located, burning in a metal trash bin in front of 'Touch of Class Auto Body and Paint' at 11591 Anabel Street, in Garden Grove, California on April 24, 1986.

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Orange County Coroner
Garden Grove Police Department
Detective Robert Romaine

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Source Information:
Orange County Sheriff-Coroner
Garden Grove Police Department
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