Only a skull and 39 additional bones were located. Those who have withheld information about the homicide - and are not involved - will not face criminal charges for failing to come forward thus far. She was last seen alive the afternoon of 2-28-77.JULIE ANN COHENDESC: W/F, 8-30-54VEH: 1974 Ford PintoAnyone with information regarding this case is asked to contact Inv. Ms. Martin was last seen on the evening prior at the Porter House Bar and Grill located on Powerline Road at Palmetto Park Road in Boca Raton, Florida.Contact InformationPalm Beach County Sheriffs OfficeDetective John Van HoutenVanHouten@pbso.org561-688-4157. Detectives say a receipt found at the crime scene shows a purchase at 1:09 a.m. on Aug. 5. On Thursday, February 25, 1993, a man and woman searching an abandoned orange grove in southeast Hernando County, FL, found Jennifer. Renee Collins, Piterson Delhomme and their son. Florida Jane Doe's body and clothing was found in a dense wooded area. About this case: Name : ELEANOR SWIFT Location : 7801 Ridge Road, Seminole, Fl Date : 2/13/1987 Synopsis : This case is related to the murder of Opal Weil. The latest breaking updates, delivered straight to your email inbox. On July 27, 2007, the murdered bodies of Karley Collum and Terrance McCloud were discovered at McClouds residence on Silver Lake Drive in Putnam County, Florida. While walking South on the beach, Rachel passed numerous people on the beach and persons around the pool area of the Jupiter Beach Hilton.This homicide occurred on a public beach on St. Patricks Day, 1990. She suffered fatal injuries.The suspect in this case is described as a black male of medium build. The bag and case were found in Western Hernando County.The suspect vehicle is a full size, older unknown model pick-up truck, blue in color. Copyright St. Petersburg Police Department 2020, Privacy Policy | Box 112150, Gainesville, FL 32611, (352) 392-4705, fax 392-0539. Previously, he served as executive producer of News 6 at 11 p.m. It has been confirmed that an Angel Benitez Colon, 8-24-58, SSN 583-94-8361, died in Puerto Rico in January 1999. The nearly 40-year-old unsolved rape and murder of Tampa woman Linda Lansen is a cold case no more, and it turns out the men responsible were also behind three other slayings in the area,. That was the last sighting of the mystery girl. Contact information: Detective M. SchentrupGainesville Police Department, Criminal Investigations Division352-334-2471 or 352-334-2477email:, Rachel Karin Hurley, killed in March 1990, On March 17, 1990 at 2:45 PM, Rachel Hurley left her friends at the Jupiter Beach Inlet Park, Jupiter Florida. Gary Baney, Santa Rosa County Sheriff's Office, 850-983-1191 orSpecial Agent Dennis Nordstrom, FDLE, 800-226-8574. The cause of death was homicide. Both men had been shot to death. First, they needed to identify the body. The truck was reported to have fled north on Ave H West. Anyone with information concerning this homicide is asked to contact Captain Paul Kelly at the Pensacola Police Department by calling (850)435-1965. Over the course of the investigation, the Marion County Sheriffs Office used a team of forensic artists from the University of South Florida to build a clay sculpture of the victims skull. An examination revealed the man was murdered, even though some of his bones were scattered by animals. Name Description The victim in this case was W/F SHARON MARIE GILL, 42 years of age. The Marion County Sheriff's Office and the District 5 Medical Examiners Office are requesting help in identifying the remains of a man found in 1997. Additional counties and states will be added to this database as time and funding permit. Jacksonville, FL 32202. Anyone with information is asked to call The Criminal Investigations Division of The DeSoto Co. Sheriff's Office at (863) 993-4700. Nadia Dombrowski managed to escape and called Police. To this date, Christy has not been located. Missing nearly 3 years in December 2002, her remains were discovered in a wooded area at Cecil Field. Anyone with information, please call Investigator Samatha Schill, OCSO, at (850) 609-2003, or Special Agent (SA) Kenny Pinkard, FDLE, (800)226-8574 or email From the scene it is obvious that Seymour died as a result of homicide. The victim was in Florida only two days prior to being murdered and he was seen driving around the Howard Park area of Tarpon Springs a few hours prior to his death. Rachel walked south on the public beach towards Carlin Park where she was to meet her mother at 3:00 PM. He was armed with an unknown type of rifle. An autopsy determined Florida Jane Doe had been killed the day before on Valentine's Day.Monroe County Sheriff's Office opened up a homicide investigation. GILL was found partially nude, stabbed multiple times, lying in a pool of blood on the master bathroom floor of her residence. The victims body was found concealed in a large duffel bag, on January 2, 2004, in the Indian Creek Water Way in Miami Beach. Anyone with information is urged to call Pinellas County Crimestoppers at 1-800-873-TIPS (8477) or contact the Pinellas Park Police Department at the numbers listed below. The following day, Cahanes went shopping at the Fashion Square Mall and an Orlando Kmart. The suspect changed the last digit of the social security number to a 7 and indicates that his birthday is 8-24-58.Anyone with information regarding Colon's true identity or location is asked to contact Det. On March 10, 2003 a positive identification was made of the victim. Detectives describe the victim as Native-American, 25 to 35 years old and approximately 4 feet and 10 inches to 5 feet, 4 inches tall. Debra Elizabeth Espey, killed in March 1973, On March 12, 1973, Debra Elizabeth Espey, 19 year old white female, went missing from the Okaloosa Walton Jr. College (OWJC), in Niceville, Florida. MAY 7 2006. There are no easy answers when it comes to these unsolved murders, disappearances, and unidentified victims discovered in the state of Florida. Authorities advise the victim had shoulder length brownish/auburn hair, pierced ears and crooked front teeth. 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m . The victim had most likely been dead between two and ten years when discovered. Howard, a surgical nurse at the North Okaloosa Regional Medical Center, was divorced and had been involved in long court battle with her ex-husband over child custody. DUVAL COUNTY, Fla. There are 49 unsolved murders in the Jacksonville area as of Dec. 12, said the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office. Cold cases remain unresolved, often for years. 40-55 years of age, 508-603, possible salt and pepper colored hair.The following clothing was discovered on the victim:Size 10.5 Cross Trekker sneakersdenim pants (size 38x34) w/ a white rope around the waist that was being utilized as a beltColored medium sized button down shirt and a dark colored knit type watch capContact Det. The Pinellas Park Police Department is asking for assistance from anyone who has information related to this case. Both subjects died from blunt force trauma to the head. Anyone with information, please call Investigator Dick Trent, Crestview Police Department, at (850) 682-2055, or Special Agent (SA) Kenny Pinkard, FDLE, (800)226-8574 or email Officers described the killer as depraved. At that time Kim made a report to a Cocoa Police Officer that she was being harassed by an unknown person in a vehicle.Kim had moved to Cocoa about a year and a half earlier after divorcing her husband in Fort Perice. On 6/24/99 at 8:50PM, Tim Chanthavong was murdered at 26th Ave N. & 60th St in St. Petersburg, FL. Please call (708) 444-5394 with any information about this crime. On May 7, 2006 at 6:47 a.m. the Fort Myers Police Department responded to 2720 Royal Palm in reference to a male sitting in a car and not moving. Jennifer never made it to her door. On March 22, 1988, during the early morning hours, thirty-one year old Kim Shrree Howe was brutally murdered.Kim's body was found later that morning by some neighborhood children on their way to school. The Clearwater Police Department is asking for your help in solving the city's unsolved homicides. That was the last sighting of the mystery girl. Anyone with information regarding this unsolved homicide is urged to contact:Det. The Clay County Sheriffs Office, Green Cove Springs, FL is investigating the apparent homicide of an unidentified female. Ralph Garrett or Inv. Detectives are asking again for people all over the country to take a look at the computerized photo, the clothes and the tattoos. From the history to the dedicated fans, the amazing cars and everything in between, 12 Hours of Sebring: All Access is an in-depth look at one of the most famous racing events in the world. In 1982 the Sheriffs Office adopted this case as a Homicide. On 12-30-03, the unidentified remains of a Caucasian female, approximately 25 to 35 years of age were located on Taylor Creek Road north of S.R. None of her personal items appeared to be missing. On September 5, 2007, Anthony Henrys murdered body was found in a hayfield adjacent to Interstate 75 near State Road 6, Hamilton County, Florida. Also, there is a well-healed break in the left nasal region. Anyone with information, please call Investigator Samatha Schill, OCSO, at (850) 609-2003, or Special Agent Dennis Haley, FDLE, (800)226-8574 or email, On Tuesday, January 12, 1999 the body of 53 year-old Donna Martin also known as D.G. was discovered inside her apartment residence in Boca Raton, FL where she was murdered by stabbing. The Freedonnever arrived at its destination in Gonaves, Haiti, and Bishop's relatives contacted authorities when she did not reach out to them on Christmas. Her cause of death was determined to be strangulation. Henry was employed at a chicken processing plant in Live Oak, Florida and traveled back and forth by bus to Valdosta, Georgia. The victim was not sexually assaulted nor showed any indication or combative wounds.Contact Special Agent Floy Turner Florida Department of Law Enforcement, Broward Office 1475 NW 62 Street, suite 203, Fort Lauderdale, Fl 33309 telephone 954-958-5426 or 1-800-226-3024. He was traveling under the alias Richard Gunning. Windsurfers camping in the area near Bahia Honda State Recreation area, located near mile marker 35 on US 1 in the Florida Keys, made the gruesome discovery of a young dead girl. Florida Department of Law Enforcement: On the morning of October 4, 1974, San Francisco, California resident James Norris arrived on a commercial flight in Miami, Florida. The car was found in the parking lot of Scotty's. Two or more men were seen beating Smith before they entered into a small, dark colored pick-up truck with a white stripe along the side. For more than a decade, the person who killed Keira Banks has remained a mystery. You don't have to leave your name and if your tip leads to an arrest in an unsolved homicide you could be eligible for a cash reward of up to $5,000. If you have any information regarding the missing persons or homicide victims on this website, please contact the Sheriff's Office Homicide Unit at 727-582-6153 or by email at Below are two cases where DNA evidence helped to identify victims decades after their deaths. All of the cases were posted by local law enforcement agencies in the. The victims leapt from the trunk but Susan struck her head on the pavement in her brave attempt to escape. Pictured is a forensic artist skull reconstruction drawing of the victim. Henry was found clothed in dark colored clothing and a ski mask. Hundreds of people have been interviewed, interrogated and tested on the polygraph.Anyone with information regarding this crime is urged to contact: The Florida Department of Law Enforcement (Special Agent John Gaconi) Twentieth Judicial Circuit State Attorneys Office or Charlotte County Sheriffs Office. A convenience store owner killed in cold blood. This incident was worked by the Florida Highway Patrol as a Traffic Homicide Hit and Run. The female victim believed to have been a hitchhiker has never been identified. Investigators believe the victim was raped, but that has not been proved. CASE # 04-00201, On Friday, February 19, 1993, Jennifer stepped off her school bus around 3 p.m., waved goodbye to friends, and started walking the short 200 yards to her home in rural Pasco County, FL. Given the location of the incident, there is a possibility that the victim's knew their attacker. 2023 CBS Broadcasting Inc. All Rights Reserved. On December 17, 1988, Bishop ignored their pleas and left the Port of Miami aboard the Freedonwith Bourch and seven crew members. That evening, investigators say she was seen with an unidentified man at the Navy Training Center, and at a bar on campus. Her face was bruised by a beating, apparently when she was killed. If you have any information concerning an unsolved homicide, please contact the Bureau of Criminal Investigations at 863-298-6379 or send an email to A forensic examination of the remains revealed the remains belonged to a Caucasian female who was approximately 64 inches in height and weighed between 110 and 116 pounds. The bodies lay unburied for possibly eight years or more, clustered closely enough to suggest a serial killer may have used the swampy area as a dumping ground. According to numbers Action News requested . John Cummings, Martin County Sheriffs Office, 800 Southeast Monterey Road, Stuart, FL 34994-4599, (561) 220-7060, reference case #99-02159. On February 27, 1995 at approximately 9:30 p.m., Teresa Russo disappeared from the Palm Beach Outlet Mall on Okeechobee Boulevard after leaving the store where she worked. An autopsy indicated the woman likely died of a gunshot wound. Tonya was last seen alive at the bar around 1 a.m. Unsolved Homicides Below are some of our unsolved homicides and cold cases. Slaying solved 1984 murder of Claretha 'Coco' Gibbs solved: Fort Myers police link DNA on rag to suspect The case that dates to June 26, 1984, was one of the oldest unsolved homicides in the. If you develop any information which you believe will be useful in this investigation please contact Detective Peter A. Barone, office (863) 402- 7274, cell (863) 381-2070. Calkinsreceived notification in October 2018 that Williams's family intended to sue him for wrongful death. On Nov. 16, 2007, Seminole County deputies responded to the area of 2016 Stefanik Road after receiving a report of gunfire. By empowering citizens to provide tips, our goal is to arrest the criminals who committed these crimes. 2018 CBS Broadcasting Inc. All Rights Reserved. The girl was wearing a knitted, long-sleeved sweater with wide red, black and purple horizontal stripes; long knee length denim shorts; and black ankle-high Indian-moccasin booties with red stitching.Florida Jane Doe also has two tattoos including a large heart with the word "Love" in the middle of it on her upper left arm. In March 2007, authorities discovered the skeletal remains of eight people in a tract of land in Fort Myers, FL, after a surveyor reported seeing human bones. He said . Authorities have asked anyone with information about the case to contact OPD at 407-246-3975. Tate's white Chevrolet van was taken and found burning the night of 10/11/83 near Longwood, Florida. The body had been restrained with yellow nylon rope and had been weighted down by a cement block. All of the cases were posted by local law enforcement agencies in the state. All of these people were murdered and their cases were never solved. Tonya Ethridge McKinley, killed in Jan. 1985. He had a significant facial deformity which caused a lopsided lower jaw and an exaggerated overbite. The suspect was said to have possibly smelled of motor oil.Any information on the above case can be forwarded to Lt. Jerry Warriner at 407-571-8270, Altamonte Springs Police Department or Crimeline at 1-800-423-TIPS regarding Case # 200410405172. The attacker may have been known to McCloud as there were no signs of forced entry. During 10/23/2008 Leon Brady was killed near his home in the Nocatee Community of DeSoto County. According to Mr. Allans ex-wife, he never arrived at the pre-determined meeting place in Tampa and he has not been heard from or seen since. The crimes on this list are sinister and mysterious, and they all have one thing in common - they remain unsolved. The victim is believed to have been 20 to 35 years old man about 5 feet, 9 inches tall. Investigation suggests the victim may have gone by the name Suzanne or Sue. The victim was in bed at approximately 10:00 p.m. Bourchwas known as a drifter and anirresponsible grifter, and Bishop's family and friends tried to talk her out of making the long trip with him. That afternoon, Norris mailed a post card to his family from Inglis, Florida in Levy County. Anyone with information on this crime or the identity of the victim is asked to please contact the Miami Beach Police Department, at (305) 673-7945 or Crime Stoppers at (305) 471-TIPS. Prior to the doomed voyage, Bishop met FlorianMeyer Bourch, a German living and working in Miami, FL, who invited Bishop to accompany him on the trip to Haiti. The two were found dead in their apartment at 5255 Cindelane Parkway in Orlando on July 17. Leaves and other natural debris covered the victims, who rangedfrom 18 to 49 years old and had no outward signs of trauma on their bodies. Ms. Durso had been stabbed multiple times resulting in her death. The initial results of the autopsy were that Jones died prior to the vehicle fire, and it was believed that Jones death was suicide. The firearm used in her murder was tied to another incident in Shalimar, Florida where a 15 year old white female was shot in the hip, in May 1974. All victims have been submitted by law enforcement or the victims' families. Teresa had been shot several times. James Brownie Gunter, Jr., killed in Oct. 1991. During the investigation it was determined that Martin had been in the Seville Quarter area of Pensacola during the early morning hours of Thursday 04/28/00. She was approximately 5'2" tall and weighed around 125 pounds. It's unknown if any additional evidence was found. A man gunned down at a bus station in broad daylight. Neither the restaurant nor the location is printed on the receipt, but investigators believe it may be a Chinese restaurant. Unidentified FemaleDESC: White or mixed race female, average height and weightMISC: Dental characteristics: porcelain over metal crown on right upper front tooth, occlusal amalgum filling in first lower left molarAnyone having information concerning the identity of the victim or the circumstances surrounding this homicide, is urged to contactRobbery/Homicide Unit for the Clay County Sheriff's Office at 904-264-6512, reference case #99036363. Anyone who has any information about the victim is asked to call the Polk County Sheriff's Office Bureau of Criminal Investigations, Homicide Unit. Sadly, this girl is only known as Florida Jane Doe. ---------------------------------------------------------------------------On May 7, 1986, the body of a woman was found floating face down in a drainage canal in a wooded area about half a mile from Interstate 4 in Lakeland, Florida. His 1994 Acura NSX was stolen & driven to 53rd Ave S. & 7th St. The human remains of what is believed to be a Hispanic male was discovered in Winter Garden, Florida around December 8, 2004. Originally, the remains were thought to be those of an adult white male, however, later DNA testing revealed that the remains were those of an adult white or white/black admixture female. If you were staying at the Jupiter Beach Hilton during this weekend or have any information relating to this case please contact:Detective Sgt. On March 2, 1995 at approximately 3:00 p.m., Teresa Russo's body was located in her vehicle. Authorities have asked anyone with any information about this case to email or call 407-665-6600. A search by the Coast Guard uncovered no sunken ship or wreckage, and no bodies. Robert Faugno (727) 937-2549, Tarpon Springs Police Department with any information regarding this case. Cold cases: 9 Southwest Florida unsolved homicides from the 1990s. FL 34232. CORRECTIONS. All indications are that Smith was walking eastbound on Hwy 90 and was struck by an unknown vehicle and run over. The victims were discovered in the home of Jack Sharp on the morning of October 12, 1983.
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