Marie Maureen Wagner was 35 years old when she was last seen around August 11 or 12th, 1991. On January 2, 1992 Marie Wagner’s badly decomposed body was found by hikers near Gervais, OR. She was found to have been murdered and died as a result of gunshot wounds.
At the time of her death Marie Wagner had no permanent address and was living an extremely high risk lifestyle within the Salem, Oregon street community. Marie frequented transient camps in the Salem area, and was seen often on Portland Road in Salem.
Anyone who believes that they may have seen or had contact with Marie Wagner during the hours or days preceding her death, or who believes they may have other pertinent information about this crime, is asked to contact the Marion County Sheriff’s Office Cold Case Squad at 503-540-8006 or 503-540-8096 or use the
Cold Case Squad tip form.