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Arroyo Grande Jane Doe was a young woman found murdered in 1980 in Henderson, Nevada.
The Jane Doe's naked body was found face-down near Arroyo Grande Road in Henderson, Nevada. The victim's death was homicide, as she had been hit in the back of the head with a blunt object and had also been stabbed multiple times in the back and head. She had also been beaten in the face. She had died hours earlier, and there was no evidence of a sexual assault, though she was found nude.
The body had apparently been washed and a piece of shower curtain was found near her body.
She was exhumed in late 2016 for additional testing.
- She had light brownish-blonde, 11-inch hair.
- Her eyes are commonly listed as blue, but could have been green or hazel.
- She had a recent tattoo of the letter "S" on her right forearm.
- She had a noticeable gap in her teeth (this may have occurred postmortem).
- One tooth had a suture, a technique used to straighten a tooth.
- Her wisdom teeth were impacted
- Her case may be related to Sahara Sue.
- She may be Tina Kemp.
- She may be Margaret "Margie" Holst
- She may be Rachael Garden.
- She may have been in the foster-care system