Home Most Wanted Seeking Information TAMMY J. ZYWICKI

Murder Victim
Lawrence County, Missouri
August 23, 1992

TAMMY J. ZYWICKI

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1985 Pontiac T1000, New Jersey license plates

DESCRIPTION

Date(s) of Birth Used:

March 13, 1971

Height:

5'2"

Weight:

120 pounds

Hair:

Blonde

Eyes:

Green

Sex:

Female

Race:

White

Remarks:

Zywicki was reportedly last seen with her car (shown above) at mile marker 83 on I-80 in Central Illinois, between 3:10 p.m. and 4:00 p.m. on August 23, 1992. It was also reported that a tractor/trailer was seen near Zywicki's vehicle during this time period. The driver of the tractor/trailer is described as a white male between 35 and 40 years of age, over six feet tall, with dark, bushy hair. Some of the victim's personal property is known to be missing, including a Cannon 35mm camera and a musical wrist watch with an umbrella on the face.

DETAILS

On August 23, 1992, Tammy J. Zywicki departed Evanston, Illinois, for college in Grinnell, Iowa, where she was expected to arrive that evening. Later that day, Zywicki's car was found by an Illinois State Trooper and ticketed as being abandoned. On August 24, 1992, the vehicle was towed by the Illinois State Police. On that same evening, Zywicki's mother contacted the Illinois State Police and advised them that her daughter had not arrived at college.

On September 1, 1992, Zywicki's body was located along Interstate Highway 44 (I-44) in rural Lawrence County, Missouri, which is located between Springfield and Joplin, Missouri. She had been stabbed to death.

REWARD

The FBI is offering a reward of up to $50,000 for information leading to the identification of the individual or individuals responsible for this crime.

If you have any information concerning this person, please contact your local FBI office or the nearest American Embassy or Consulate.

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