Miyagi cops issue sketch of woman found dead in Sendai

Police are asking for the public's help in identifying a woman whose body was found dumped in a grove of trees in March

A sketch of a woman whose body was found in Sendai earlier this year
A sketch of a woman whose body was found in Sendai earlier this year

MIYAGI (TR) – Miyagi Prefectural Police on Tuesday issued a sketch of a woman whose body was found earlier this year in hopes of receiving information from the public in identifying her, reports Kahoku Shimpo  (Aug. 2).

The Sendaihigashi Police Station issued a sketch showing the woman, believed to be aged between 30 and 55, with short hair, parted in the middle.

On March 1, the woman’s skeletal remains were found in a grove of trees in the Masue area of Miyagino Ward.

The woman, who measures 155 centimeters in height, was clothed in a Uniqlo brand sweater, pink pants and black sandals. Police also issued a photo showing the pants, which are adorned with drawings of animals.

The case is being treated as a suicide.

Persons with information on the case are urged to call 022-231-7171.

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