Dayton, Ky., police looking for family of 7-year-old who died in 1883

Posted at 10:41 AM, Sep 20, 2017
and last updated 2017-09-20 10:41:55-04

DAYTON, Ky. -- Rosy Pink Workman was 7 years old when she died in 1883. So why do police want to know more about her now? 

The girl's tombstone was found on Dayton Avenue, the Dayton Police Department posted on Facebook Tuesday.

"We would like to return it back to the family," the post said.

The tombstone reads "Rosy Pink, dau of S.M. Workman, born Mar. 17, 1876; died Mar. 29, 1883."

Dayton police ask anyone with information to call 859-261-1471.