Highland Park Jane Doe
Sex Female
Race Black/White
Location Highland Park, Michigan
Found May 20, 1996
Unidentified for 21 years
Postmortem interval Hours
Body condition Recognizable face
Age approximation 15 - 25
Height approximation 5'3
Weight approximation 191 pounds
Cause of death Gunshot (homicide)[1]

Highland Park Jane Doe was a young woman found deceased in Michigan in 1996. She was located in an alley after being shot in the neck.

Physical traits

  • The Jane Doe had dark brown, reddish, curly hair and brown eyes.
  • She appeared to be biracial with black and white ancestry.
  • She had freckles.
  • She likely smoked cigarettes, but was otherwise drug free.
  • She had pelvic inflammatory disease, which may have been the result of a sexually transmitted infection.
  • Her fingernails were long and painted purple.
  • Her toenails, well cared for, were painted pink.
  • She had three dental fillings.
  • She had an old scar on one knee.
  • She had type O blood.

Clothing and personal items

  • She wore a white bow in her hair.
  • She wore a white tee shirt with yellow smiley faces with red lips.
  • She wore a white skirt.
  • She wore black and white gym shorts.
  • She wore a white bra.
  • She wore white socks.
  • She wore black shoes.
  • She wore a woman's watch with a teddy bear design with a brown band.