Texas Rangers Cold Case Investigation Details


Danydia Thompson
Company: F   Reference Number: 75 - Unsolved
Race: Black
Sex: Female
City: Killeen
County: Bell
Related Year: 1997
suspects: Black male 5'10" to 5'11", short "afro" style hair and a thick mustache. Last seen wearing dark colored clothing with Danydia on his shoulders, "piggy back"

Details: On the morning of 04-30-1997, Danydia Thompson (7 years of age) and her two cousins left her residence walking to Marlboro Heights Elementary School. Danydia did not attend school that morning. She was last seen near the school on the shoulders of an unknown black male. A search was coordinated, however, Danydia was not found. On 05-08-1997, a group of searchers found Danydia's body alongside a rural highway south of Killeen in Bell County.

Texas Crime Stoppers is offering a cash reward of up to $3,000 to any person who provides information that leads to the arrest of the person/persons responsible for this crime. To be eligible for the cash rewards, tipsters MUST call the Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-800-252-TIPS (8477). All tips are anonymous. Tipsters will be provided a tip number instead of using a name.

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