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Cold Case Homicide

Name: Sandra L. Johnson 
Discovery Date: 4/20/1989 
Case Description

W/F, age 36 (12-28-53).  The victim was last seen on April 20, 1989 at her place of employment, the Wagon Wheel Café, on Hwy. 17 S., Bartow.  On April 26, 1989 her body was found in a wooded area off Old Bartow/Eagle Lake Rd., Bartow.  The victim was with found her panties and blue jeans pulled down around her knees and her shirt pulled up around her neck.  Cause of death is undetermined but it appears that she had extensive head damage.

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.