Jul. 24, 2014 5:06 pm
Question
Welcome!
|
||
Logout|My Dashboard

Family of '68 murder victim appeals for info

Print
Font Size:
Default font size
Larger font size

Posted: Monday, July 7, 2014 10:50 am | Updated: 11:13 am, Mon Jul 7, 2014.

READING, Pa. (AP) — The family of a teenager whose bullet-riddled remains were recently identified in eastern Pennsylvania 46 years after she ran away from home say they won't be satisfied until they find out the identity of her killer.

The family of Sandra Ann Stiver accepted her cremated remains at a news conference Monday at the Berks County coroner's office near Reading.

Fourteen-year-old Sandy Stiver and her 17-year-old sister-in-law, Martha Stiver, disappeared after running away from home in Philadelphia. Their bodies were recovered less than a year apart in the late 1960s. Both were buried in unmarked graves. Their remains were exhumed last fall and identified a month ago through DNA.

Sandy Stiver's brother and sister are appealing for anyone with information about the murders to come forward.

State police say they are pursuing leads.

© 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Rules of Conduct

  • 1 Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
  • 2 Don't Threaten or Abuse. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated. AND PLEASE TURN OFF CAPS LOCK.
  • 3 Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
  • 4 Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
  • 5 Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
  • 6 Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.

Welcome to the discussion.