Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance
Details of Disappearance
Nancy Robinson was last seen at the Winters Creek Equestrial Ranch in Washoe Valley, on March 6, 1982, with her husband James. The ranch was located on southbound U.S. Highway 395.
The couple had been employed at the ranch for several months. They were last seen on the property on March 6, 1982 by customers who rented horses.
Customers arrived on March 7 to discover that the property was locked. During the morning of March 8 a construction worker arrived and found a broken window and blood on the front steps.
The police found large pools of blood inside the Robinsons' residence, along with signs of a struggle. Several expensive saddles and some jewelry were missing.
The Robinsons' truck was discovered abandoned with a flat tire on Highway 50, which is en route to Lake Tahoe, later on March 8, 1982. Blood was found inside the vehicle, along with a few of the missing saddles and jewelry.
Foul play is suspected.
If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
Washoe County Sheriff's Office
The Charley Project