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ME/C Case Number L03-434852
Estimated Age Group Infant
Date Body Found June 13, 1993
NamUs Case Created May 14, 2019
Location Pottsville, Pennsylvania 17901
County Schuylkill County
Circumstances of Recovery: On 06/13/1993 the remains of a white infant female were discovered approximately 3/4 of a mile west of SR 61 in New Castle Township, Sckuylkill County. The remains were wrapped in a sheet and placed into a garbage bag which was placed near the North edge of the highway. The remains were discovered by a passing motorist. The remains were determined to be of a newborn with the umbilical cord cut. It was estimated that the female died between two days and two weeks prior to being discovered.
Condition of Remains Not recognizable - Decomposing/putrefaction
The Pennsylvania State Police Troop L – Frackville Station continue their investigation that occurred on 06/13/1993 when the body of an infant female was found to have been placed on the side of the road on Darkwater Lane, Approximately 3/4...