Help Needed to Identify Jane Doe Found in Shannon County

(Winona) The Missouri State Highway Patrol is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a Jane Doe whose remains were found on January 12th, 2022 along Highway 60 in Shannon County near Winona.

A news release from the Missouri State Highway Patrol says the Jane Doe is believed to have been 40 to 60-years-old, 4’10” to 5’4″ tall, and weighed between 160 and 180 pounds.

She had black, salt and pepper hair at the time of her death.

In an effort to identify the Jane Doe, the highway patrol has completed a facial approximation using advanced technology.

Authorities are hoping that someone will recognize the woman based on the image generated through this process.

You can see the image by clicking on this story at

Anyone with information on the identity of this person is urged to contact Corporal Evan Tyrrell at Troop G at 417-469-3121.

Additionally, the Missing Persons Clearinghouse can be reached at 573-526-6178.

All calls and tips will be kept confidential.