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Police looking for information about the whereabouts of Nancy Streitmatter leading up to her death
The Quincy Regional Crime Stoppers is offering a $1000.00 reward for information regarding the fire at the Salvage Lumber building at 219 Oak Street in Quincy and the whereabouts of Nancy Streitmatter (AKA: Fisher, AKA: Lovell) between the hours of 1:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m. on Sunday, October 7.
If anyone has any information on these crimes, call the Quincy Regional Crime Stoppers hotline at (217) 228-4474 or tips can also be submitted at www.quincycrimestoppers.com. It is anonymous and you will be eligible for this reward if your information leads to an arrest in this matter.
The remains of the woman found dead following Sunday night’s fire at 219 Oak have been identified and Quincy Police are treating the case as a homicide.
Evidence obtained from the fire scene has been sent to the Illinois State Crime lab for analysis, according to Quincy Police Chief Rob Copley.
Adams County Coroner Jim Keller said "the remains discovered in the debris of a fire which occurred on Sunday evening, October 7, 2012 at 219 Oak in Quincy, Illinois have been positively identified as 48-year-old Nancy Streitmatter of Quincy. A postmortem examination was performed on Tuesday morning."
Identification was made via dental records, other medical information, along with additional circumstantial information.
While QPD is treating the incident as a homicide, the cause and manner of death have yet to be determined.