NV WADSWORTH JANE DOE: W/NF, 24-33, found in ravine off State Route 447 in Wadsworth, NV - 30 Sep 1990


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Case File: 997UFNV

Date of Discovery: September 30, 1990
Location of Discovery: Wadsworth, Washoe County, Nevada
Estimated Date of Death: Unknown
State of Remains: Not recognizable - Partial skeletal parts only
Cause of Death: Homicide
Physical Description

** Listed information is approximate

Estimated Age: 24-33 years old
Race: White and/or Native American
Gender: Female
Height: 5'2"
Weight: Unknown
Hair Color: Unknown
Eye Color: Unknown
Distinguishing Marks/Features: Healed fracture on the distal portion of the right fibula.
Dentals: Available. Distinctive dental work included a root canal. Teeth #8 and #9 have endodontic treatment - #8 has lingual amalgam, #9 has porcelain/metal crown.
Fingerprints: Not available.
DNA: Not available. No sample retained.
Clothing & Personal Items

Clothing: None
Jewelry: Unknown
Additional Personal Items: Unknown
Case History

A passerby found the victim's skull and mandible approximately 50 feet from a dirt road in a ravine at mile marker 9, east of State Route 447. Law enforcement personnel were notified and a search of the area revealed more skeletal fragments.
Investigating Agency(s)

If you have any information about this case please contact;Agency Name: Washoe County Coroner's Office
Agency Contact Person: N/A
Agency Phone Number: 775-785-6114
Agency Name: Washoe County Sheriff's Office
Agency Contact Person: N/A
Agency Phone Number: 775-328-3320

Agency Case Number: 1039-90
NCIC Case Number: N/A
NamUs Case Number: UP #8425
Former Hot Case Number: 725
Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.
Information Source(s)


Washoe County Coroner's Office

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