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Case Information

Unidentified
1980-03216
November 10, 1980 00:00
September 09, 2013 10:27
August 14, 2015 13:39

Local Contact (ME/C or Other)

Harrison Cnty Med Examiners Ofc
228-865-4290

Case Manager

Kristi Johnson
228-896-0664

Exclusions

The following people have been ruled out as being this decedent:
First Name Last Name Year of Birth State LKA
Carla Corley 1965 Alabama
Donella Coultas 1950 California
Cheryl Scherer 1959 Missouri
Cynthia Woolard 1957 Florida
Jennifer Wyant 1958 Tennessee
Show All Exclusions (6)

Demographics

Adult - Pre 30
19 years
25 years
White
Female
, Cannot Estimate
62, Estimated

Body Parts Inventory (Check all that apply)

Not recognizable - Near complete or complete skeleton

1979 to 1980
18 Months

Circumstances

Location Found

Logging Road off of White Plains Rd
Biloxi
Mississippi
Harrison
On November 10, 1980 hunters found the skeletal remains of a white female in the woods near a small creek. Anthropologist later determined that she was a white female, 5'2"-5'5", and had been in the woods approximately 3-18 months prior to discovery. Cause and manner of death are unknown but homicide is strongly suspected. Facial reconstruction available.

Physical

Brown
Medium length light brown hair
Unknown or Missing
Unknown or Missing


possible pigeon chested and/or humpbacked (may not have been outwardly apparent during life)
Remains had an extra flange for the external pterygoid muscle, which could be caused from playing a wind instrument.
Probably right-handed
Had no term or near-term children at time of death

Medical

1. Open metopic suture
2. Early fusion of all sternal elements
3. Strong posterior bowing of the sternum
4. Moderate Kyphosis
The last three findings suggest that the individual was somewhat pigeon-chested

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Dental

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DNA

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Contacts

Local Contact

Harrison Cnty Med Examiners Ofc
228-865-4290

Case Manager

Kristi Johnson
228-896-0664

Additional Case Manager

Mark LeVaughn
601 987 1440

Regional Administrator

Michael Nance
Michael.Nance@unthsc.edu
9185270080

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