The Christine Guenther Murder

In 1981, a small Western Pennsylvania suburb mourned the loss of a 15-year-old girl. Thirty years later, her peers speak up, insisting on justice. Learn more about this promising young woman, and help us finally put this mystery to rest.

WTAE 10/31/2011


WTAE aired stories about Chris's graveside memorial and billboard unveiling during all 3 newscasts. At this time, there is no link to a video, but this is what they did post on their website.  

Billboard Aims To Shed Light On 30-Year-Old Murder

Family, Friends Hope For New Lead In Christine Guenther Case


McMURRAY, Pa. -- A new billboard is hoping to generate new leads in a 30-year-old murder case.

The billboard, posted at Donaldson's Crossroads Shopping Center in McMurray, has a picture and information about Christine Guenther, who died in 1981.

Guenther was found dead in South Fayette Township in Allegheny County after being reported missing. She was last seen at Donaldson's Crossroads waiting for the bus.

On Sunday, family and friends gathered to remember Guenther at a graveside ceremony. Her loved ones have also created a website, with more information.

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