Officials asking for help in 34 year murder case

Provided photo by Vigo County Sheriff's Office, Gloria A. Hedden
Provided photo by Vigo County Sheriff's Office, Gloria A. Hedden

VIGO COUNTY, Ind. (WTHI) – Wednesday is the 34th anniversary of the disappearance and murder of Gloria A. Hedden.

The Vigo County Sheriff’s Officer stated Hedden, 29 at the time, was reported missing by her husband to the Terre Haute Police Department after she failed to return home after getting off work on July 9, 1980.

She worked at the Post Office Annex on South 13th Street in Terre Haute. Three days later fishermen located Hedden’s body in the Wabash River.

Officials are asking anyone who may have information related to her disappearance and death to contact the Vigo County Sheriff’s Office. You can contact Captain John Moats at (812) 462-3226, ext. 7310 or Lead Investigator William R. Harris at (812) 462-3226, ext. 7310. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you confirm your email address and acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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