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Artistic renderings of the victim (NCMEC & Carl Koppelman); Victim's tattoo
To view a post-mortem photos of the victim please click Photo 1 , Photo 2 , Photo 3
Date of Discovery: June 17, 1978
Location of Discovery: Blytheville, Mississippi County, Arkansas
Estimated Date of Death: Hours prior
State of Remains: Recognizable face
Cause of Death: Homicide by shotgun wound to the head
** Listed information is approximate
Estimated Age: 18-35 years old
Weight: 125 lbs.
Hair Color: Light brown to blonde, being more blonde along the ends away from the scalp, 4 to 6 inches long.
Eye Color: Hazel
Distinguishing Marks/Features: A non-professional tattoo of the word "KIM" on right arm.
Dentals: Available. 1, #16, #17, and #32 unerupted, #18, #19, #30, and #31 fillings.
Clothing & Personal Items
Clothing: Multi-colored striped blouse and blue jeans.
Jewelry: A 24-inch silver chain necklace with a mercury dime pendant with a hole in it.
Additional Personal Items: Unknown
The victim was located in a ditch along Interstate 55 near exit 57 for Highway 148/Burdette.
Witnesses last saw her alive earlier that same day at a restaurant in Blytheville. She was with a male companion around her same age. The male companionís body 2337UMMO, was also found that same day, approximately 12 miles north along Interstate 55 in Pemiscot County, Missouri. He also remains unidentified.
If you have any information about this case please contact;
Agency Name: Mississippi County Coroner's Office
Agency Contact Person: N/A
Agency Phone Number: 870-563-6578
Agency Case Number: ME: 194-78; NCMEC: 1184442
NCIC Case Number: U710023703
NamUs Case Number: UP #5158
Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.