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DOB/Age: 20
EPS File #:77-051515

On June 19, 1977, the body of a female was located on the north bank of the North Saskatchewan River, east of the low level bridge.

An autopsy was conducted and her identity was found to be Rita POWDER.  

Rita was the victim of a violent sexual assault and suffered numerous stab wounds.  She died of blunt force trauma to the head and stab wounds.

If you have any information about this individual, please contact the Edmonton Police Service at 780-423-4567 or Edmonton Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or submit your tip online. Please reference the EPS file number when possible.

Date Posted: 02-Mar-2018