Harris County Jane Doe
UP 4625
Sex Female
Race Black
Location Houston, Texas
Found December 10, 1980
Unidentified for 39 years
Postmortem interval Hours
Body condition Recognizable face
Age approximation 16-40
Height approximation 5'2
Weight approximation 135 pounds
Cause of death Strangulation
Harris County Jane Doe was a woman found murdered under a bridge in Texas in 1980.


The victim was found hours after she died. In 2017, a theory came to light that her death may be related to two other victims, two of which still remain unidentified; Walker County Jane Doe and Harris County Jane Doe. Each victim had been strangled and left along Interstate 45.


  • She wore her black hair in cornrows and pigtails.
  • She had brown eyes.
  • She had multiple scars on her left wrist.
  • She was a likely nail-biter
  • Her upper-left incisor was chipped.

Clothing and jewelry



  • She wore a pink pantsuit with a vest
  • Four bracelets, at least one with pendants
  • Two necklaces
    • one with a pendant shaped like a dog tag with a script.
    • The other was made up of light blue beads.


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