on June 6, 1998
2800 Block of South 49th W. Ave.
At approximately 9:00pm on June 6, 1998, 16-year-old Dena Dean left from work at the Marvins Food Store in the Town West Shopping Center, at 5616 W. Skelly Drive. She was never heard from again. Dena’s vehicle was discovered in the parking lot of the Marvins Food Store. On June 12, 1998, Dean’s decomposed body was located in a field, near a pond approximately two miles North of Town West near 51st Street South and 49th West Avenue. The Tulsa Medical Examiner ruled the manner of death as homicide.