The heroes at the Maine State Police have put out the word about another Maine unsolved homicide. These are cases that have gone unsolved for decades, but the authorities never stop trying. And maybe you can help!

From the Maine State Police:

Twenty-three-year-old Ellen Choate was traveling from Philadelphia to Bangor to begin a new teaching position when she disappeared on June 1, 1975.

Her body was discovered off the Old County Road in Newport on June 26, 1977.

If you have any information about the death of Ellen Choate please contact Maine State Police, Major Crimes Unit - North, 198 Maine Avenue, Bangor, Maine 04401 or call them at (207) 973-3750 or toll-free 1-800-432-7381.

You may also report information about this crime using the leave-a-tip form here

 

Here are some more clues and the full story of what we know.

 

Remember, there is no statute of limitations for murder in Maine. And the Maine State Police will never stop trying to solve this case and hundreds more like it.