Pennye Watson

On April 4, 2011, in , by Jody Ewing

Pennye Watson Homicide Pennye Watson 18 YOA 1054 21st St. Des Moines, IA Polk County Case # 1983-32787 September 10, 1983     Pennye Watson, an 18-year-old Des Moines Technical High School student, was strangled and dumped along a street curb in the early morning hours on Saturday, September 10, 1983. Polk County in Iowa […]

Kathleen Stith

On April 1, 2011, in , by Jody Ewing

Courtesy photo Kathryn L. Wallace Kathleen Violet Stith Kathleen V. “Kathy” Stith Homicide Kathleen V. “Kathy” Stith 47 YOA 966 E. 6th Avenue Des Moines, IA Polk County Case # 1994-7200 February 24, 1994   Case Summary compiled by Jody Ewing   Kathleen V. “Kathy” Stith, 47, was found dead Thursday evening, February 24, 1994, […]

Pamela Carter

On February 16, 2011, in , by Jody Ewing

Polk County in Iowa   Des Moines in Polk County Pamela Carter Homicide Pamela Carter 24 YOA 2300 block of Euclid Avenue Des Moines River Bridge Des Moines, IA Polk County Case # 1990-32639 Reported Missing: July 10, 1990 Body Found: August 8, 1990   Case Summary compiled by Jody Ewing   Pamela Carter, 24, […]

Gregory Dickey

On February 14, 2011, in , by Jody Ewing

Polk County in Iowa   Altoona in Polk County Gregory Neal Dickey Homicide Gregory Neal Dickey 23 YOA Interstate 80 eastbound on-ramp Altoona, IA Polk County Case # 75-00248 February 18, 1975 Case summary by Jody Ewing On February 18, 1975, Iowa State Trooper Charles Black discovered a 1966 green Ford van on Interstate 80 […]

Hulda Fischer

On February 14, 2011, in , by Jody Ewing

Courtesy photo Jackson Sentinel Hulda Emma Fischer Hulda Emma Fischer Homicide Hulda Emma Fischer 84 YOA DCI Case # 75-00175 418 North Fifth St. Maquoketa, IA Jackson County February 25, 1975   Case summary compiled by Jody Ewing On February 25, 1975, Hulda Fischer, 84, was stabbed repeatedly with a butcher knife and strangled in […]

Roger Warren

On February 10, 2011, in , by Jody Ewing

Roger H. Warren Homicide Roger Herbert Warren 12 YOA Found in Mississippi River Davenport, IA Scott County Went Missing: Sunday, August 19, 1979 Body Found: Saturday, August 25, 1979   Case Summary compiled by Jody Ewing Twelve-year-old Roger Warren — the son of Herbert and Joyce Warren of Davenport — disappeared on Sunday, August 19, […]

Judith Haecker

On February 10, 2011, in , by Jody Ewing

Judith Haecker’s senior high school photo Judith Anne Haecker Homicide Judith Haecker 18 YOA 202 E. 15th St. Davenport, IA Scott County Case Number: 1971-10031 March 6, 1971   Case summary by Jody Ewing Judith Anne Haecker, an 18-year-old Palmer Junior College student, was found dead in her Davenport, Iowa, home on Sunday, March 7, […]

Judith Pleas

On February 3, 2011, in , by Jody Ewing

Courtesy Council Bluffs Police Department Judith Kaylene Pleas Judith Kaylene Pleas Homicide Judith Kaylene Pleas 17 YOA Council Bluffs, IA Pottawattamie County Case Number: MP-73-226 Reported Missing: August 10, 1973 Body Found: October 14, 1973   Case Summary added by Jody Ewing   Judith Kaylene Pleas, 17, was reported missing to the Council Bluffs Police […]

Diane Schofield

On February 2, 2011, in , by Jody Ewing

Diane Marie Schofield Homicide Diane Marie Schofield 21 YOA 2000 block of Southwest 20th and Porter Des Moines, IA Polk County Investigating Agency: Des Moines Police Department Case # 1975-24048 July 4, 1975   Case summary compiled by Jody Ewing   On Thursday afternoon, July 10, 1975, a young woman’s badly decomposed body was found […]

Dorothy Coon

On January 29, 2011, in , by Jody Ewing

Dorothy Ruth Coon Homicide Dorothy Ruth Coon 38 YOA 2017 61st St., Des Moines, IA Body found in rural Chariton, IA Lucas County Investigating Agency: Des Moines Police Department Case # 1960-10204 DCI Case # 60-07871 Disappeared: August 26, 1960 Body Found: August 29, 1960   Case summary by Jody Ewing   On Monday evening, […]