Police seek clues in 2011 cold case murder

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The victim is described as a Hispanic female with brown eyes and dark curly hair. (Credit: DCPI)

Weeks after police made an arrest in the 1991 Baby Hope case, cops are now asking for help in identifying a woman whose body was found along Gravesend Bay more than two years ago.

The woman was found stuffed inside a rolling cart on the rocks near Bay 20th Street and Shore Parkway on the evening of July 17, 2011.

Police re-released a sketch and detailed description of the victim this week. She is described as a Hispanic female in her late 20s or early 30s with brown eyes and dark curly hair. She was approximately 5-foot-7 and 150 lbs., last wearing “ONLY YOU” blue jeans, a black sleeveless top and a black belt with a silver oval buckle.

Police released this photo of the woman's gold tooth this week. The tooth is not believed to have been made in this country. (Credit: DCPI)
Police released this photo of the woman’s gold tooth this week. (Credit: DCPI)

The woman also had a gold tooth affixed to the front portion of her mouth, police added. The gold tooth is not believed to have been made in this country.

Anyone with information is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS. The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers Website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or texting their tips to 274637(CRIMES) then enter TIP577.


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