(Above photo credit: New Mexico Department of Public Safety website)
From the New Mexico Department of Public Safety website- cold cases section:
On July 15, 1989, the body of Janis Pulliam was discovered floating in the northern portion of Elephant Butte Lake approximately two miles north of Rock House.Janis was last seen near noon on July 10, 1989. She said she was leaving town with a special friend for a few days. Janis’ vehicle, a white Mercedes, was discovered abandoned in the parking lot of the Hilton Hotel in Albuquerque on July 20, 1989.
To date, any suspects responsible for Janis’ murder have not been identified. If anyone has any information of the murder of Janis Pulliam, contact New Mexico State Police Criminal Investigations in Las Cruces, NM, Sgt. Felipe Gonzalez, at (575) 525-4850 or e-mail at [email protected]
Thoughts? While there's not much additional information available online about Janis Pulliam's murder, this is a case that apparently had long lasting effects as her son Brian Pulliam was convicted of murdering his former girlfriend and her nephew two years ago: www.abqjournal.com/585058/life-sentence-in-deaths.html
While making absolutely no excuses for his terrible crime, Brian was only a teenager when his mother was murdered and I can only imagine the effect it had on him.
In any case, Janis Pulliam has not had anyone go on trial for her murder yet, and that needs to change.
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Last Edit: Jun 5, 2017 3:27:44 GMT -5 by Scumhunter