Patricia Denise Palmer
The victim placed ad in the Tulsa World Newspaper to sell her wedding dress. On November 17, 1981
Her mother told her she wanted somebody with her but declined several offers for assistance which unfortunately led to her demise.
Palmer was raped, strangled, and drowned in the bath tub. The victim was showing the wedding dress at her mother's residence located at 4127 S. Sandusky, between 11:30 am - 12:00 pm.
A subject was observed standing on the front porch with the victim showing the dress. The subject was described as a white male 510-600 tall, 180-190 pounds. Subjects vehicle parked in the driveway was a black over dark blue 1972-74 Chevrolet Impala. The vehicle had an Oklahoma license plate. The vehicle was very clean, possible recently repainted. Crome dealer decal on left side of the bottom of the trunk lid. The vehicle may have had a black CB antenna mounted in the center of the trunk lid, or a fully extended radio antenna that was bent back over the top of the vehicle.
Anyone with information about this case are encouraged to contact the Tulsa Police Department Cold Case Unit.