CO JEFFERSON COUNTY JANE DOE: F, 17-23, found by Forest Road 554, CO - 27 August 1972


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Hikers located the victim's partial skeletal remains on Forest Road 554, about one mile east of the Park/Jefferson county line in unincorporated Jefferson County, Colorado. No trauma was noted to the remains that were recovered.

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NamUs UP # 9593

ME/C Case Number: 72-10072
Jefferson County, Colorado
17 to 23 year old Female

Case Report - NamUs UP # 9593
Case Information

Status Unidentified
Case number 72-10072
Date found August 27, 1972 00:00
Date created December 09, 2011 14:39
Date last modified October 13, 2016 11:56
Investigating agency
date QA reviewed December 10, 2011 03:19

Local Contact (ME/C or Other)
Name John Graham
Agency Jefferson Cnty Coroners Ofc
Phone 303-271-6480
Case Manager
Name Elias Alberti
Phone 303-271-5195

Estimated age Adult - Pre 30
Minimum age 17 years
Maximum age 23 years
Race Unsure
Sex Female
Weight (pounds) , Cannot Estimate
Height (inches) 63, Estimated
Body Parts Inventory (Check all that apply)
Torso not recovered
One or more limbs not recovered
One or both hands not recovered
Body conditions
Not recognizable - Partial skeletal parts only
Probable year of death 1969 to 1971
Estimated postmortem interval 1 Years

Location Found
GPS coordinates
Address 1 Forest Road 554
Address 2
City Bailey
State Colorado
Zip code
County Jefferson
Partial skeletal remains located by hikers in forest, along with women's shoes and jewelry. No trauma seen to what partial remains were recovered.

Hair color Brown
Head hair
Body hair
Facial hair

Left eye color Unknown or Missing
Right eye color Unknown or Missing
Eye description

Status: Fingerprint information is currently not available

Clothing with body

pair of black women's shoes, 1" heel, approximately size 6 1/2, B width, pointed toe, "Apollo" insole
pair of pierced gold colored hoop earrings

Other items found
with body
1 brass button, 4 small "pearl" buttons

Status: Dental information / charting is available and entered

Status: Sample is currently not available


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Jefferson County Jane Doe (1972)

Jefferson County Jane Doe was a female whose partial remains were located in Colorado in 1972.

Jefferson County Jane Doe

Sex Female
Race Unknown
Location Bailey, Colorado
Found August 27, 1972
Unidentified for 44 years
Postmortem interval 1 - 3 years
Body condition Skeletal
Age approximation 17 - 23
Height approximation 5' - 5'3
Weight approximation N/A
Cause of death Homicide


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Case File: 820UFCO
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Shoes, jewelry, and personal effects of the victim

Unidentified Female

Date of Discovery: August 27, 1972
Location of Discovery: Bailey, Jefferson County, Colorado
Estimated Date of Death: 1969-1971 (1-3 years prior to discovery)
State of Remains: Not recognizable - Partial skeletal parts only
Cause of Death: Homicide

Physical Description
** Listed information is approximate
Estimated Age: 17-23 years old
Race: Unknown
Gender: Female
Height: 5'0" to 5' 3"
Weight: Unknown
Hair Color: Dark brown or brown.
Eye Color: Unknown
Distinguishing Marks/Features: Unknown
Dentals: Available
Fingerprints: Not available
DNA: Not available
Clothing & Personal Items
Clothing: Four small pearl buttons and a brass button. A black pair of shoes (about size 6.5 B width) described as having one-inch heels, buckles, a pointed toe, and an Apollo insole.

Jewelry: A pair of gold colored hoop earrings.

Additional Personal Items: None listed.

Case History
Hikers located the victim's partial skeletal remains on Forest Road 554, about one mile east of the Park/Jefferson county line in unincorporated Jefferson County, Colorado. No trauma was noted to what remains were recovered.

Investigating Agency(s)
If you have any information about this case please contact;

Agency Name: Jefferson County Sheriff's Department (CO)
Agency Contact Person: Investigator Cheryl Moore
Agency Phone Number: 303-271-5625
Agency Name: Jefferson County Coroner's Office (CO)
Agency Contact Person: John Graham
Agency Phone Number: 303-271-6480

Agency Case Number: LE: 72-10072; ME: 6272
NCIC Case Number: U610017599
NamUs Case Number: UP# 9593
Former Hot Case Number: 86
Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.

Information Source(s)
Jefferson County Sheriff's Department
Colorado Bureau of Investigations

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