It happened on April 7th, 1989, possibly around 1:30 in the morning.
Officers responded to 1500 Trout in Wichita Falls, and found 19- year old Melissa Kay Sodeman brutally murdered inside her apartment.
She had two small children who were there at the time, and the apartment door was found open.
If you have any information about this crime or any other felony crime, you’re urged to call crime stoppers, 24- hours a day at 322-9888.
The long distance number is 800-322-9888.
You never have to give your name, and if your information leads to the arrest and board approval, because this is a cold case homicide, you could earn up to $2,500.