FYI, this woman's body was also found in the water of Turnagain Arm. Looking at Google maps, these women were found a relatively short distance apart. There's also a highway running right along this body of water. Could be a coincidence, but it stands out to me as odd.6/18/2003 - Unsolved Murder
Anchorage Police are investigating the murder of 22-year-old Desiree Michelle Lekanoff whose partial remains were found on June 18, 2003 in the waters of the Turnagain Arm near Beluga Point. Lekanoff had been listed as a missing person since December 2001. If you have information as to the person responsible for the murder of Desiree Michelle Lekanoff, call Crime Stoppers at 561-STOP or submit your tip anonymously using this website.
http://www.anchoragecrimestoppers.com/unsolved.aspx9/6/2003 - Unsolved Murder
Anchorage Police are investigating the death of 32-year-old Michelle Rothe whose remains were found on September 6, 2003, in the waters of the Turnagain Arm near the Oceanview residential subdivision. Detectives believe she was murdered sometime between June and July 2003. If you have information as to the person responsible for the murder of Michelle Rothe, call Crime Stoppers at 561-STOP or submit your tip anonymously on this web site.