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Case file #2 Unidentified female 1992

Date 8/23/1992

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

Vital Statistics

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.

Investigating Agency

Michigan State Police Bridgman Post


919 Port Street
St. Joseph, MI 49085
(269) 983-7141
BCSD Niles Substation
1205 N. Front Street
Niles, MI 49120
(269) 684-5274
BCSD Watervliet Twp Substation
4959 M 140
Watervliet, MI 49098
(269) 463-5495
Deputies may be on patrol
Four Winds Substation
19279 Kinst Road
New Buffalo, MI 49117
(269) 756-9571 ext. 7603
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