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OffbeatWoman found dead in sleeping bag, wrapped in carpet along Utah road identified after 20 years

23:55  29 november  2018
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An hour after authorities responded, the suspect was found asleep in someone's car up the street from the crime scene, deputies said. “I’ve been here 20 years . Never happened before. Kind of scary," one neighbor, who wished to be identified only as Naomi, told KTLA.

The woman who was found shot to death Thursday morning on an East Side road has been identified by the Bexar County Sheriff's Office. Evidence collected at the scene indicates she was shot along the road , not dumped there, Ramos said. Detectives are investigating the woman 's death .

Woman found dead in sleeping bag, wrapped in carpet along Utah road identified after 20 years© Getty Utah, Lake Powell, Bullfrog, Ferry Boat Arriving Halls Crossing. (Photo by: Education Images/UIG via Getty Images) Just over two decades after a woman's body was discovered in a sleeping bag wrapped in a carpet along a southeastern Utah highway, officials revealed Wednesday they finally know who she is.

The Garfield County Sheriff's Office announced the woman known as the "Maidenwater victim" has been identified as Lena Reyes-Geddes, who resided in Ohio.

Reyes-Geddes' body was found in southeastern Utah near Lake Powell on April 20, 1998, by a passing motorist.

Officials said she had a fatal gunshot wound to the head. Her body was found covered with plastic bags, wrapped in duct tape, tied with a rope and placed inside a sleeping bag before being wrapped in carpet.

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(KUTV) — It’s been 20 years since a woman ’s body was found near Lake Powell, but agents with Agent Davis said she was found shot on the side of the road on SR-276, 38 miles north of Lake “We would love to solve this case,” Davis said. Davis said her body was found wrapped in duct tape, tied

Jeannette's body was found , wrapped in a duvet and bound with copper wire, in the One victim was quickly identified as Carol Platt Valenzuela, who had been reported missing She was found dead in the desert at Pima County, Arizona on 8 April 1981 but remained unidentified for thirty-four years .

Reyes-Geddes was 37-years-old the last time she was seen alive, according to the Charley Project, which compiles information about missing persons. She was supposed to travel in April 1998 to Dallas and then to Laredo, Texas, but it was never clear if she ever arrived there, according to the group.

Her husband reported her missing to police six months after she left to travel to Texas, according to the Charley Project.

"The Garfield County Sheriff's Office is very grateful to give our victim a name and peace to her family," the sheriff's office said. "We are also grateful for the State Bureau of Investigation for their help."


Last month, agents from the Utah State Bureau of Investigation asked the public to help identify the victim and provide any tips that could lead authorities to her murderer.

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Utah investigators are trying to identify a woman whose body was found in April 1998 not far from Lake Powell. The woman 's body was covered with plastic bags , wrapped in duct tape, tied with a rope and placed inside a sleeping bag . The body was found on the side of Utah State road 276

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Investigators had considered that Reyes-Geddes may have been a victim of serial killer Scott Kimball, who is currently serving a 70-year prison sentence in Colorado. Kimball is believed to have killed about 25 people, but has previously denied involvement in other cold-case killings.

But in a statement to FOX13, the Garfield County Sheriff's Office said that the suspect in Reyes-Geddes' murder died by suicide in Nevada in the early 2000s.

The Utah Department of Public Safety said additional details will be announced at a press conference at 4 p.m. ET on Thursday.

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