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Body found in suitcase near Kent


On May 27th, 2015, the body of an unidentified, elderly, female was found inside a suitcase at a park in Kent Wa. Detectives are seeking the publics help to identify her.




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Date:  June 16, 2015            


Public’s help sought in identifying a female body found in a suitcase


Kent: Detectives with the King County Sheriff’s Office Major Crimes Unit are looking for any information on an unidentified female who is believed to have died during the first week in May of this year.  This timeframe is when the victim would have last been seen.


On 05/27/15 police were called to Frager Rd S near the Green River Bridge where a female body was discovered.


The female is described as being Asian or Native American based on very prominent cheek bones per the Medical Examiner.  She is believed to be between 50-60 years of age, with a small build, about 5’4”/106 lbs.  Her hair was black in color with gray streaks and was shoulder length. 


The victim wore full dentures but none were recovered.  She was wearing sleeping type clothes, a purple, short sleeve shirt with flowers, and an adult diaper. She had no injuries, was described as being properly nourished, but had Cirrhosis of the liver (long term/heavy alcohol consumption) based on the autopsy.  She also had no scars, marks, or tattoos.


If anyone has information on the identity of the above described female they are urged to call the King County Sheriff’s Office 24/7 at (206) 296-3311. 


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