Suzanne Marie Collins Military Person

Suzanne Marie Collins (June 8, 1966 – July 12, 1985) was a Marine Lance Corporal who was raped and murdered by Sedley Alley on the morning of July 12, 1985. At the time of her murder she was stationed at Naval Air Station, Memphis in Millington, Tennessee. Collins was a student undergoing training at the base, and was scheduled to graduate from avionics training on the day of her murder. She is buried in Arlington National Cemetery. Suzanne Collins was the daughter of Jack and Trudy Collins. She graduated from Robert E. Lee High School in Springfield, Virginia. Sedley Alley, a civilian married to an enlisted member of the military, abducted Collins late in the evening of July 11, 1985 while she was jogging on the base. He transported her to nearby Orgill Park where he raped and murdered her. He left her body in the park. Two Marines jogging near where Collins was abducted heard her scream and ran toward the sound. However, as they reached the scene, they saw Alley's car leaving the area. They reported to base security and accompanied officers on a tour of the base, looking for the car.

Personal details

Date of birth
June 8th, 1966
United States of America
Date of death
July 12th, 1985 at age of 19
Place of death
Places lived
Tennessee , United States of America
pop. 6,495,978 (2013)


1. Robert E. Lee High School High school

Robert E. Lee High School (Lee High School) is a high school in the Fairfax County Public Schools system. Its mascot is the Lancer. The school is located in Springfield in unincorporated Fairfax County, Virginia. It is named after Robert E. Lee, the general of the Confederate troops in the American Civil War. Lee High School was named #516 on Newsweek's 2006 list of the 1,000 top schools. In 2005 Lee was #549 and in 2003 Lee was #566, according to Newsweek.

Type High school
6540 Franconia Rd, Virginia
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