Unidentified Caucasian Female
New Buffalo, Berrien County, Michigan
Cause of death: Homicide.
It is believed that this woman was killed 4 - 7 days before she was found and had been at the location for about 48 hours.
Forensic reconstruction done by Amy Michaud at the Michigan State Police Crime Laboratory
Estimated age: 65 - 75 years old
Approximate Height : 5'2"
Approximate Weight : 102 lbs.
Distinguishing Characteristics: White hair; brown eyes. She had an appendectomy scar. Also had a broken spine which was not the cause of death.
Dentals: Dentures were missing.
Clothing: No clothing located.
This woman's remains were found in a plastic bag left along Krueger Road in New Buffalo Township in Berrien County. They were wrapped in a sheet and towel and two garbage bags and bound with twine. The victim's body was nude, and the hands and dentures were missing.
Michigan State Police Bridgman Post