Case Number: 32-77-040780
Victim: Unidentified white female approximately 45 years old
Murdered on: May-June 1977
Location: Old Union Church Road, Townsend, De.
The victim’s badly decomposing body was located by a passerby on the side of the road in a drainage ditch. The victim is described as a white female, approximately 45 years of age, 5’3” to 5’6” with blond or light brown hair. The victim’s death has been ruled a homicide.
If you have any information regarding this case, please contact the Cold Case Homicide Squad directly:
Det. Brian Shahan: Email Brian Shahan 302-395-2781
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