FBI Baltimore Seeking Information After Dismembered Female Body Found in Frederick County

Woman’s body found by hikers Saturday at Catoctin Mountain Park in Thurmont.
















BALTIMORE, MARYLAND – The FBI Baltimore Field Office is seeking the public’s assistance with identifying a woman whose body was found at Catoctin Mountain Park in Thurmont, MD on Saturday, June 12.

FBI Baltimore agents and the Evidence Response Team, as well as the National Park Service special agents, responded to the park Saturday afternoon after a portion of a woman’s body was discovered by hikers in the surrounding area of the park.

The FBI is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the woman. The woman had long, dark hair with braids. She was wearing a black track suit, wrist guard, and red colored Nike shoes. She was also found with a Puma handbag and a set of keys, containing an El Salvador keychain.

The cause of death is still pending an autopsy. Based on the condition of the body it is unclear how long it has been there.
If you have any information leading to the identification of Jane Doe or a disappearance of a missing person in the last six months, please call the FBI’s toll-free tip line at 1-800-CALL-FBI (1-800-225-5324) or submit a tip online at tips.fbi.gov.

The National Park Service is supporting the FBI during this investigation.