MANSFIELD (CBSDFW.COM) – Police are hoping a clay composite will lead to possible clues into the identity of a woman, whose body was found last August.READ MORE: With COVID-19 Cases 'Skyrocketing' In Dallas County, Risk Level Bumped Up To 'Red'
Authorities discovered the skull of an African American woman, age 35-55 in a field. After a search, they found other bones belonging to the woman. Police said they believe the woman was murdered.
Officials estimate that the remains were in the ground there for at least 5 years, evidenced by the root of a willow tree growing in the cranium of the skull that long.READ MORE: Juneteenth Now An Official City Holiday In Duncanville
They believe the woman was between 5’2 and 5’10. A partial collar from a blouse, size large and a locket were found near the body as well.
Authorities are asking anyone whose loved one was reported missing in ‘98-2011, to call police.MORE NEWS: 'Lockdowns Are Wrong': Texas Gov. Abbott Reaffirms No More State Shutdowns, Mandates During Pandemic
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