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  1. #1
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    IN - Gary, Human remains in vacant house, May'06

    Construction worker finds skeleton in Gary home

    June 1, 2006 (GARY, Ind.) - Gary police are seeking to identify skeletal remains found in the basement of a vacant home that was about to undergo renovation.

    Police say the body showed signs of foul play. But they say they won't know if the victim was male or female until an autopsy is completed.

    More ABC7Chicago.com

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    Not sure if this is still an open case.
    Link in OP no longer valid. Some more about this UID here: http://z10.invisionfree.com/usedtobedoe/ar/t4650.htm

    Quotes from link:

    A construction worker found the body in the basement of a bungalow yesterday afternoon. The home had been boarded up and padlocked.

    Police say the body could have been in the basement for several months.

    The body was dressed in black, with a blue coat, blue hat, white shoes and a white hooded sweat shirt.
    And

    The autopsy showed the partially skeletonized, partially mummified body belonged to a woman who was about 5-feet-three ...

    Police at the house where the remains were found said there was evidence of foul play, but declined to discuss details.

    A construction worker found the body in the basement at 3942 Washington St., a one-story stucco bungalow.

    The woman had an upper denture plate with some teeth missing in her upper and lower jaw ...

    Investigators found a baby blue Bears coat and hat and other clothing on the basement floor around the body.

    Pastrick said the woman was wearing an AZ brand jean jacket, blue Nike T-shirt, royal blue sweater, size 12 The Blue jeans either dark blue or black and size 7 1/2 Sketcher shoes
    Can anyone find the NamUs file or if this was solved?



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