|Posted by mja--inc--investigations on March 6, 2010 at 1:00 PM|
Kathleen Kohm : 11 years old
Nicknamed : Kathy..
11 year old Kathleen Kohm disappeared on April 5 1981 when she left her house in Santa Claus Indiana to go for a jog and never returned...
The body of Kathleen Kohm was not found for ten weeks..
On June 11 1981 the 11 year old female victim's body was located in the woods a mile from her home...
Kathy Kohm had been raped & shot in the head & her underpants were stuffed in her pocket...
Her parents believe they know who killed her..
A civil jury found Stanton Gash liable for Kathy's wrongful death and awarded her parents $5000..
But as of April 2004,there has not been enough evidence to charge Gash criminally..
When DNA testing became available,police went to Gash's residence in Florida to collect samples from him..
To see if they could matched DNA found on Kathy Kohm's body..
Gash committed suicide a week after handing over his DNA..
Police could not link his DNA to the DNA found at the crime scene..
Kathy Kohm was a religious girl & a very good student..
The 11 year old Kohm enjoyed basketball,roller skating, swimming, running, soccer,& her pet cat.
Categories: Children Who Never Made It Home