Los Angeles, California. On November 16th, 1969, a 15-year-old birdwatcher came across something far more sinister than he bargained for.
The boy was on Mulholland Drive in Los Angeles, which is famous for having some of the most expensive homes and views of the Hollywood Sign.
And it was also 6 miles away from where Sharon Tate was brutally murdered that same year, just three months earlier on August 9th.
In the heavy brush just off the road, there was a woman sitting upright, dressed in a Candian-made jeans jacket and bell-bottom style jeans.
She was 5 foot 9. 112 pounds. She had dark hair and green eyes. She was 19-years-old. She had been stabbed more than 150 times.
She had no ID on her. She was covered in blood from head to toe, but there was not a lot of blood pooled around her.
At the scene, there were blood marks on the road near where she was found, leading investigators to think that she had been murdered somewhere else, probably driven to the location where she was found, dragged out of the car, and pushed off the side of the road.
An autopsy was performed, and it was revealed that she had passed away a day or so before being found.
Family photo; pictured above is the victim
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