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Claim: Los Angeles filmmaker Wendy Bott is missing, and you can help find her by circulating an
Example: [Collected on the Internet, 2001]
Origins: Los Angeles filmmaker Wendy Bott was last seen alive on
Her car was discovered a few days later — it had been abandoned about
On 21 June 2001, a man walking his dog found the decomposing body of a woman in a vacant, overgrown field about a mile from where Bott's car had been left. The woman appeared to have died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head. A gun, a box of ammunition and a black bag were found next to the body.
On 26 June 2001, the Los Angeles County coroner's office confirmed the identity of the deceased as Wendy Bott. Police ruled out foul play and said the death appeared to have been a suicide.
Last updated: 30 September 2007
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