LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — Nearly 30 years ago, the body of an unidentified woman was found in a motel room in Albuquerque, New Mexico, after check-out was not completed as scheduled.
Now, officers with the Albuquerque Police Department are hoping somebody in the Los Angeles area might know who she is after a recent tip led investigators to believe her name was Becca and she was from the L.A. County area — possibly Reseda or Sylmar.READ MORE: LA Animal Services Offering Reduced And Waived Fees For Pit Bulls, Cats
According to police, the unidentified woman was found dead June 5, 1991, at a Super 8 Motel located near Interstate 40 and Interstate 25. There was no identification for the woman with her belongings.
She was wearing a multicolored tank top, white denim pants, silver loop earrings and a wide metal bracelet. A dark-colored purse and suitcase with women’s clothing were also found in the room.READ MORE: Lakers To Welcome Back Fans At Staples Center Thursday
The 5-foot-7 woman had her ears pierced and was described as being between the ages of 18 and 35, weighing 140 pounds with long and curly strawberry blonde hair and hazel eyes.
Police did not immediately release the woman’s cause of death.MORE NEWS: Missing Angeles National Forest Hiker Found Safe With Help Of Map Enthusiast
Anyone with information about the case was asked to call Albuquerque PD at 505-242-2677.