Jewel King Archives - D.C. Witness, Human Remains Found in DC Are Those of 3 Missing Women, DC Dc - Remains of Dorothy Butts, Jewel King, and Verdell , 3 sets of remains found in DC in April ID'd as women in , DC police ID remains of 3 women found at apartment. The skeletal remains of three women who were found in D.C. in April have been identified, D.C. police announced Wednesday.They were all women in their 40s who went missing in 2006.Jewel King, 48 . Officials identified the victims as 48-year-old Jewel King of Southwest D.C., who was reported missing on April 13, 2006, 41-year-old Verdell Jefferson, who was reported missing on Aug. 1, 2006 . Metropolitan Police Chief Peter Newsham announced the IDs during a news conference, naming the three women as 48-year-old Jewel King, who vanished in April 2006; 41-year-old Verdell Jefferson, who was reported missing in August 2006; and 43-year-old Dorothy Botts, who was last seen on Christmas Day of that year.. . .