IN LEBANON JANE DOE: WF, 17-24, found off I-65 in Lebanon, IN - 3 May 1992 - Tattoos ''Love'' & ''Mom''


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1621UFIN - Unidentified Female


Reconstructions of Decedent; Tattoo of "Love" and Cross; Tattoo of "Mom".

Date of Discovery: May 3, 1992
Location of Discovery: Lebanon, Boone County, Indiana
Estimated Date of Death: 3-5 days prior
State of Remains: Decomposing/putrefaction
Cause of Death: Unknown

Physical Description

Estimated Age: 17-24 years old
Race: White
Sex: Female
Height: 5'3" to 5'7"
Weight: 130 lbs.
Hair Color: Reddish brown, cut very short
Eye Color: Unknown
Distinguishing Marks/Features: Tattoos: "Mom" on upper right arm (see photo); "Love" and cross with 2 hearts on right breast (see photo); cross on webbing between index finger and thumb on right hand


Dentals: Unknown
Fingerprints: Unknown
DNA: Unknown

Clothing & Personal Items

Clothing: Yellow tank top and socks
Jewelry: None
Additional Personal Items: None

Circumstances of Discovery

The decedent's remains were discovered laying in a ditch along the eastside of the northbound entrance ramp from Indiana State Road 47 to I-65. Based on isotope testing on her bones, the decedent may have been born in New Mexico, Texas, Michigan, Ohio, West Virginia, Maine, Vermont, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Pennsylvania, or New York. During the final weeks of her life, she was staying in parts of western and southwestern Indiana before her body was discovered in central Indiana.

Investigating Agency(s)

Agency Name: Boone County Coroner's Office
Agency Contact Person: Shon Hough, Coroner
Agency Phone Number: 317-727-1962
Agency E-Mail: N/A
Agency Case Number: B92-85

Agency Name: Boone County Sheriff's Office
Agency Contact Person: Mike Beard or Angela Ayers, Admin Deputy
Agency Phone Number: 765-482-1412 or (A.A.) 573-875-1111 ext. 6200
Agency E-Mail: (A.A.) aayers(at)
Agency Case Number: 1992BC5085

Agency Name: University of Indianapolis - Biology Department
Agency Contact Person: Unknown
Agency Phone Number: 317-788-2060
Agency E-Mail: N/A
Agency Case Number: UI-72-12

NCIC Case Number: Unknown
NamUs Case Number: 10749

Information Source(s)

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