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Cold Case Homicide

Name: Phoebe Winston 
Discovery Date: 10/28/1977 
Case Description

W/F, age 23 (11-25-53).   On 10-28-77 the victim was reported missing from her home in Plant City.  She was last seen driving a 1964 light blue Ford 4-door sedan, which was recovered on 03/03/78 off Cleveland Heights Blvd. in Lakeland.  On 03/27/79, her skeletal remains were found in an open field northeast of Cleveland Heights Blvd. and Rolling Woods Lane, Lakeland.  She had been shot in the head. 















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.