Winston-Salem Police Department Cold Case Homicide Unit

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Annie Mae Howell Jones


Annie Jones


Cold Case Report Number 105632

Victim: Annie Mae Howell Jones
Age: 80/Black Female
Location: 846 W. 11th Street
Winston-Salem, NC 

Date of Incident/Death:  02-03-2001



Ms. Jones was found deceased inside of her residence on 11th Street where she lived by herself. This block of 11th Street is just off of University Parkway near Northwest Blvd. near Bojangles. Ms. Jones was found by family members who came by to check on her after she did not answer the telephone. Family members contacted the Police and Officers responded and began the initial investigation. The preliminary investigation discovered that the residence was ransacked and several items were stolen.


This case has aired on CrimeStoppers and some evidence has been recovered. Numerous items of evidence have been sent to the North Carolina State Bureau of Investigation and the Federal Bureau of Investigation for analysis during the initial phase of this investigation.  

Crimestoppers has offered up to a $2,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person(s) responsible for this homicide.

Anyone with information regarding this homicide is requested to contact the Cold Case Homicide Unit by email or by calling the ‘TIPS’ line at 336-726-2039.



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