UPDATE 10/1/17- Witnesses say they last saw Heather Higgins with a man that is currently in jail for rape. Detectives wrote in police records that they found a witness who said the man told her he “did something bad” and disposed of Heather’s body in sleeping bag, down a “very steep valley” near a ski resort. According to police records, detectives believe one man is involved in the disappearance of one woman (Heather), the dismemberment of Kala Williams and the strangulation of a third, and connected to a 10-year-old crime. The man is due to be released in 2018.
UPDATE: Sunday, May 13, 2012, Spokane Police were dispatched to the area of 14th Avenue and Milton Street after children found what appeared to be human remains.
An autopsy was completed on May 16 and the Medical Examiner’s Office confirmed the body as 20-year-old Kala Williams.
Williams’ death appears to be a homicide and the investigation is continuing as such. Anyone with any information is asked to call Crimestoppers at 327-5551.
Kala Williams, 20, was seen near her home at 2300 West Broadway several weeks ago.
Her family had not heard from her for more than three weeks and called the police. The Spokane Police had received a missing persons report from Kala’s boyfriend on April 2, 2012.
Kala’s other said she has not seen her since March 23 and prior to that she had been going to church with her mom.