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Who is Jane Doe | Teen's body found in desert outside Las Vegas

This is a composite sketch of an African American or Biracial female whose body was found on north Highway 93 between Kingman, Arizona and the Hoover Dam. Officers are working on identifying the girl who may be between the ages of 13 and 17. 11/22/16 (Mohave County Sheriff's Office | National Center for Missing and Exploited Children)

The Mohave County Sheriff's Office say she was dumped in the desert. Her body discovered along the busy road that connects Las Vegas, Nevada to Southern Arizona.

She is Jane Doe and she is someone’s daughter.

The search for justice began a few hundred yards from U-S 93 near the Nevada/Arizona border. The girl’s body was found September 28 near White Hills, Arizona. Detectives believe her body had been there a week or two.

But who is she? That is the question everyone wants to be answered.

"We need to find out who she is,” said Detective Lt. Scot Durst with the Mohave County Sheriff’s Office.

Newly-released images could be the answer to figuring out who she is.

"We’re hoping someone recognizes her,” explained Durst. "We definitely believe there was foul play involved. We are treating this as a homicide,” he continued.

She could be from anywhere. White Hills is a popular pit stop for drivers. For now, Jane Doe is an African-American or bi-racial girl. They believe she was 13 to 17 years old. She weighed between 105 and 130 pounds. She had pierced ears. She was 5’7” and had no tattoos or scars.

"It did appear she had been placed there by someone. She didn’t get there on her own. We’re convinced of that,” noted Durst.

Her family may be searching for her, but who was remains a mystery.

"Anyone who met this fate deserves a name and to be buried properly and for the family to have closure,” he continued.

If you have any information please contact Detective John Goodwin or the Detective Division at the Mohave County Sheriff's Office at 928-753-0753 ext. 4288.

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