Lewis Co 2011 remains investigation

Image: Lewis County Cold Case Detective Division, Snapshot DNA Analysis 

Investigators have used DNA to try to solve the mystery of a woman whose remains were found in rural east Lewis County in 2011.

The skeletal remains were discovered April 7, 2011.

Based upon advances in technology, and with the assistance of Snapshot DNA Analysis, a new, more reliable profile has been created of the unidentified woman.

The information includes details regarding skin color, eye color, hair color, freckles and ancestry.

The Lewis County Sheriff’s Office and Lewis County Prosecutor’s Office partnered to create the Lewis County Cold Case Detective Division, which is reviewing the case.

Anyone with information about this case is asked to contact Lewis County cold case detectives at 360-740-1378.

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