Cops say an apartment manager noticed red fluids dripping from the trunk of a parked car and immediately called police.
Police say Ngoc Van Tran shot Mildred Packer to death, stuffed her body in the trunk of a car, and abandoned it in this Amarillo, Texas apartment complex.
Authorities tell AMW that Mildred's body had been in the trunk of this Oldsmobile for almost a month before it was discovered.
Ngoc Van Tran in a 1996 booking photo.
Cops tell AMW that Ngoc Van Tran had threatened to kill Mildred Packer in the past -- and finally followed through in September of 2006.
Notice the distinctive mole on the suspect's right cheek.
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