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Victim ID unknown after head found in Barstow

Police have released a composite image in hopes of identifying a woman found murdered. Her head was found in a backpack.

March 12, 2010 12:46:30 AM PST
Barstow police have released a composite image in hopes of identifying a woman found murdered. Her head was found in a backpack.Authorities said a man collecting cans near Lenwood Road found the backpack in early February, not far from several truck stops.

Investigators say the victim was a teenager with brown hair and brown eyes. Police are waiting for DNA test results to identify her.

The victim's cause of death has not been determined.


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