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Cold Case Homicide

Name: Bonnie Williams Hughes 
Discovery Date: 2/11/1976 
Case Description

W/F, age 35 (8/31/41). On 2/11/76, the victim was found approximately 200 yards south of Highway 546, near the intersection of 546 and Highway 27. She had been beaten about her head and face. The victim's 1974 brown and gold Cadillac sedan was found 50 feet from her body. The victim, who was 80% deaf in both ears, was last seen at an oyster bar in Winter Haven with an unknown white male.

Anyone with information about this case is encouraged to contact the Polk County Sheriff’s Office Homicide Unit at (863) 298-6379,
or send an email to coldcase@polksheriff.org.