Cold Case of a Juvenile
State Police Need Information on the case on Murder of a Juvenile - Remains Found on 10/19/1971
Body discovered in a creek under a bridge on New Hope Road 2.4 miles north of KY 10 in Pendleton County.
Juvenile (name withheld due to nature of assault), W/F, DOB: 10/19/1961 78 Rose Ave Highland Heights, KY
The 10 year-old victim was reported missing to the Highland Heights Police Department on or about 10/19/1971. The victim's body was discovered in Pendleton County and an autopsy revealed that she had been sexually assaulted and stabbed multiple times in an unknown location. The victim's body was dumped in the creek and covered with rocks in an effort to hide the remains.
Investigating Officer Contact Information
KENTUCKY STATE POLICE
POST 6 - DRY RIDGE
OFFICER: Lt. Bart Taylor
PHONE: (859) 428-1212
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