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Case File: 2335UMSWE

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Unidentified Male

  • Date of Discovery: June 11, 1979
  • Location of Discovery: Kiruna, Lapland, Sweden
  • Estimated Date of Death: Unknown
  • State of Remains: Unknown
  • Cause of Death: Hyperthermia
  • Physical Description
    ** Listed information is approximate

  • Estimated Age: 20-30 years old
  • Race: Unknown
  • Gender: Male
  • Height: 5'8" (177 cm)
  • Weight: Unknown
  • Hair Color: Ash blond
  • Eye Color: Unknown
  • Distinguishing Marks/Features: Wore side-burns.
  • Dentals: Unknown. Front tooth turned.
  • Fingerprints: Available.
  • DNA: Unknown
  • Clothing & Personal Items
  • Clothing: Jeans, cowboy boots and a thin windbreaker.
  • Jewelry: Unknown
  • Additional Personal Items: Unknown
  • Case History

    A road maintenance worker discovered the decedent's body in the Lappish wilderness about a mile north of the Esrange space Center. He was not dressed for the cold weather.

    Evidence of a small fire with a coffee pot were located near the body. The nearest settlement is Jukkasjarvi, about 15 kilometers away.

    His fingerprints and description were sent to Norway, Finland, and Denmark, as well as Interpol. There was no evidence of alcohol or drugs in his system. His remains were cremated and the case closed.

    Investigating Agency(s)
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  • Agency Name: Kiruna Police Department
  • Agency Contact Person: N/A
  • Agency Phone Number: 114 14 or from abroad +46 77 114 14 00
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  • Agency Case Number: N/A
  • NCIC Case Number: N/A
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    Information Source(s)
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