body-foundOn Sunday, August 23rd, at about 7:00am the remains of a deceased female were located in a hilly desert area south of Radar Hill in Kingman.  The remains were discovered by a man walking his dog.

Kingman Police Detectives are handling the investigation as a homicide, as is standard protocol while investigating all unattended deaths.

The deceased is described as a white female adult, approximately 5’00” tall, brown hair, wearing a white and pink striped shirt, with multiple tattoos on her left wrist (multiple stars and “Royalty”  written with a small crown design), and  Kanji* characters tattooed on the outside of her right calf.  Jewelry is described as several rings (one with a red dice) and two necklaces (one having a skeleton key attached to it).

Investigators believe the subject had been deceased for at least a week, exposed to the elements.

Anyone with information as to the identity of the deceased woman, or having information that would with the investigation are urged to contact KPD by calling (928) 753-2191, or report anonymously to Mohave Silent Witness by calling (928) 753-1234, or report tips online by going to and clicking on “Give a Tip”.