Author Topic: OWEN COUNTY JANE DOE: BF, 25-45, found in wooded ravine near Spencer, IN - 14 October 2003  (Read 193 times)


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NamUs UP # 13479

ME/C Case Number: 33-25509
Owen County, Indiana
25 to 45 year old Black/African American Female

Case Report - NamUs UP # 13479
Case Information
Status Unidentified
Case number 33-25509
Date found October 14, 2003 00:00
Date created January 31, 2015 14:02
Date last modified March 22, 2017 09:51
Investigating agency
date QA reviewed

Local Contact (ME/C or Other)
Name Lorna Dhom
Agency Owen Cnty Coroners Ofc
Phone 812-219-1796
Case Manager
Name Stanley Frank
Phone 812-821-2121

Estimated age Adult - Pre 50
Minimum age 25 years
Maximum age 45 years
Race Black/African American
Sex Female
Weight (pounds) , Cannot Estimate
Height (inches) 65, Estimated
Body Parts Inventory (Check all that apply)
Body conditions
Not recognizable - Near complete or complete skeleton

Probable year of death to
Estimated postmortem interval 1 Years

Location Found
GPS coordinates wooded ravine
Address 1 Franklin Road
Address 2
City Spencer
State Indiana
Zip code
County Owen
The victim's skeletal remains were discovered in a wooded ravine off Franklin Road near Spencer in rural Owen County. The bones were found by a man who was preparing to build a home on the site.

Spencer is about 40 miles southwest of Indianapolis.

Hair color Unknown or Completely Bald

Left eye color Unknown or Missing
Right eye color Unknown or Missing

May have previously suffered a broken nose that healed crooked.


Status: Fingerprint information is currently not available

Clothing on body
Remnants of cotton fabric with a tag attached with the brand name Anvil, size XL, made in the USA

Other items found
with body
A medallion with the words "Corline S. Likes Steve P. Love" and an American flag in the center on the front. It is unknown if Love is a separate word or if the male's name is STEVE P. LOVE. On the back of the medallion, there is a four leaf clover and the words "GOOD LUCK." The medallion is about the size of a silver dollar.

Status: Dental information / charting is currently not available

Status: Sample submitted - Tests complete