New York State Police

Homicide Victim: Whitman, Ruth Anne
Ruth Anne Whitman
Basic Information
Race:White
Gender:Female
DOB:10/19/1941
Age:18
Height:4' 11"
Weight:110 pounds
Eyes:Blue
Additional Information
Incident:On December 8th, 1959 Ruth Whitman, age 18 was beaten and left in a water filled ditch on the west side of Sand Creek Road, Colonie,(Albany County) NY where she subsequently drowned.
If you have any information, please call:
Agency:Colonie Police Department
Address:312 Wolf Road, Latham, NY
Phone:518-783-2754
or e-mail the information to:
crimetip@troopers.ny.gov
Please include your
name, address and
telephone number.
New York State Police Patch
Web page posted March 5, 2015.