Douglas County Sheriff's Office


 Justice Building • Roseburg, Oregon 97470 • (541) 440-4450

John Hanlin


Date/Time of Release:  11/14/2012 - 14:10
Contact Person:  Dwes Hutson  
Contact Number:  541-440-4464  
Subject:  Deborah Schneider Case UPDATE  
Date/Time of Incident:  06/30/2012 - 00:00
Incident Location:  8000 block Coos Bay Wagon Road, Roseburg, Oregon  
Case Number:  11-286  
Deceased:  Schneider, Deborah Natalie / 55 yoa / 5' 05, 130 lbs, red hair, brown eyes / Myrtle Creek, OR

On June 30th, 2012, human skeletal remains were located on private property in the 8000 block of Coos Bay Wagon Road west of Roseburg. The remains were tentatively identified as Deborah Schneider, a woman reported missing to the Sheriff’s Office on January 24, 2011.

On Monday, November 05, 2012, the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office was notified by the University of North Texas Center for Human Identification that the remains have been positively identified through the use of DNA science as belonging to Debra Natalie Schneider.

This case is being investigated as homicide and is still under investigation.

If anyone has information concerning Schneider’s disappearance or death, they are encouraged to call the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office – Detective’s Division at 541-440-4458 or the tip line at 541-957-2099.

Next of kin has been notified.

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