NamUs UP Case 12662 https://identifyus.org/en/cases/12662 Unidentified Unsure female * Found September 13, 1994 in Newport County, RI * Estimated Year of Death: 1993 to 1994 Estimated postmortem interval:1 Year Vital Statistics * Estimated age: Adult - 25-35 * Approximate Height: Cannot Estimate * Distinguishing Characteristics: Skeletal findings: Presence of anomalous morphology in the sacrum could be helpful to identify individual if antemortem radiographs are available;fairly recent trauma to the anterior pelvis with some healing/remodeling might be in medical record; presence of fractures in sacrum and left innominate suggests a traumatic death.Some osteophytic lipping on the anterior articular surface of the sacrum.Trauma may have been caused around 6 months before death. Spina bifida occulta is present in the first sacral element.The inferior processes of the fifth sacral element are asymmetrical, with the right process being longer than the left. * Dentals: Dental information / charting is not available * Clothing/Jewelry: nothing. * DNA: Sample submitted - Tests complete Case History: 2731-94 was recovered in the Narragansett Bay, by the Newport Bridge, Newport, RI by the fishing vessel 'Norma Jean'. 2867-94 was recovered in Fall River, Massachusetts. There is very little possibility that these bones came from separate people therefore they are identified by forensic anthropologist as being from the same individual.