Baltimore Jane Doe
Sex Female
Race Black
Location Baltimore, Maryland
Found March 5, 1996
Unidentified for 22 years
Postmortem interval 1 - 5+ years
Body condition Skeletal
Age approximation 17 - 19
Height approximation 5'1 - 5'4
Weight approximation N/A
Cause of death Homicide[1]

Baltimore Jane Doe was a female found deceased in Maryland in 1996.


The skeletal remains were found in a wooded area in Baltimore, there were a lot of noticeable distinctions and clothes on or with the body.

Forensic experts determined that the body had been in the woods for over five years.

Physical characteristics

  • She had 1-inch fracture on the left side of her forehead.
  • Her skull anomaly consisted of a 3-centimeter area of irregular bone formation on the outer table of her skull.
  • A sacralization of her 5th lumbar vertebrae.
  • She had a premature obliteration of the sagittal sinus.
  • Focal anomaly of left parietal bone.
  • Blemish on the right side of her skull

Clothing & accessories

  • Imitation leather bomber type jacket
  • White button shirt/blouse (size 9/10)
  • Denim jeans with snap fastener "Filli-Totti" or "Flippo-Totti" on snap and short zippers on lateral aspect of lower pant legs (size 7/8)
  • Two ankle high white and tan boots with velcro fasteners and shoestring eyelets, but no shoestrings; sole of one boot reads MIA and size "6B" on the bottom
  • Two gold hoop earrings with a small gold ball, mounted on the bottom of each hoop