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ISP > Newsroom > Cold Case Investigations > Evansville District > Cara Abell 09/11/1994 Cara Abell 09/11/1994

Unsolved Cold Case Homicide
Case Number 35-12866

Age: 5

Sex: Female

Race: Caucasian

Case Date: 09/11/1994

County: Pike

Location of Offense: 601 East Main Street, Petersburg, Indiana

Circumstances: On 09/11/94 Cara Abell was found dead in a burned out apartment above the Silver Dollar Saloon.  The fire was ruled an arson.  Angela Houston was also found dead in the apartment.

Anyone with information concerning this case, please contact:

Indiana State Police
District Investigative Commander
19411 Highway 41 North
Evansville, IN 47725
1-812-867-2079 or 1-800-852-3970