Author Topic: FINLEY CREEK JANE DOE: F, 14-18, found in Union County, OR - 27 August 1978  (Read 254 times)


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NamUs UP # 11902

ME/C Case Number: 78-1865
Union County, Oregon
14 to 18 year old Female
Case Report - NamUs UP # 11902
Case Information
Status Unidentified
Case number 78-1865
Date found August 27, 1978 12:00
Date created December 23, 2013 14:53
Date last modified September 05, 2016 14:12
Investigating agency
date QA reviewed

Local Contact (ME/C or Other)
Agency Union Cnty Med Examiners Ofc
Phone 971-673-8220
Case Manager
Name Veronica Vance
Phone 971.673.8300

Estimated age Late Teen/Young Adult
Minimum age 14 years
Maximum age 18 years
Race Unsure
Sex Female
Weight (pounds) 120, Estimated
Height (inches) 62, Estimated
Body Parts Inventory (Check all that apply)
One or both hands not recovered
Body conditions
Not recognizable - Partial skeletal parts only

Location Found
GPS coordinates
Address 1 Finley Creek
Address 2 Approx. 18 miles North of La Grande
State Oregon
Zip code
County Union
The body of a young female was found in a wooded hillside location outside of La Grande, Oregon. The female was pregnant, and likely in her 6th-8th month of pregnancy.

Hair color Sandy
Head hair
light brown to blonde
Left eye color Unknown or Missing
Right eye color Unknown or Missing

Other medical
Pregnant; skeletonized fetus in 6th-8th month in utero

Clothing with body
Halter/bra; red "Catalina" brand pants size 15/16 (juniors?), which show evidence of possible length alteration.
Ankle-high, lace up shoes

Other items found
with body
Red cloth, white cloth, zippers (remnants of clothing)

Status: Dental information / charting is available and entered

Status: Sample is currently not available