(Above photo credit: Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department website)
From the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department website- Unsolved Homicides section:
Victim: Susan Rae Perron Suspect: Unknown Location: Desert area approximately 5 miles west of U.S. U.S. Highway 95 off of Lone Mountain Road Date: Victim discovered on April 16, 1973
Synopsis: On June 13, 1971 Susan Rae Perron (WFJ 14 yrs.) left her home to walk to Lorenzi Park to go swimming. It was not determined if she ever arrived at her destination. On April 16, 1973 the remains of a human skeleton was found in the desert area approximately 5 miles west of U.S. 95 Highway off of Lone Mountain Road. Through dental records it was determined that the skeletal remains were those of Susan Rae Perron. Cause of death was determined to be blunt trauma to the head.
Anyone with information is urged call the LVMPD Homicide Section at 702-828-3521.