The Doe Network: International Center for Unidentified & Missing Persons
Case File: 582UMUK

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Unidentified Male

  • Date of Discovery: September 24, 1997
  • Location of Discovery: Torquay, Devon, United Kingdom
  • Estimated Date of Death: September 23, 1997
  • State of Remains: Body
  • Cause of Death: Suicide

    Physical Description
    ** Listed information is approximate

  • Estimated Age: 30-35 yrs old
  • Race: Asian
  • Gender: Male
  • Height: Unknown
  • Weight: Thin Build
  • Hair Color: Black
  • Eye Color: Brown

  • Distinguishing Marks/Features: Pock face scarred by either severe acne or small pox

    Clothing & Personal Items
  • Clothing: Black suit jacket; Black suit trousers; White shirt; Multi color tie

  • Jewelry: None

  • Additional Personal Items: None

    Case History

    Found deceased in hotel room in Torquay.

    He had given false details on check in. He checked in the previous day under the name Mr Patel but had no baggage with him.

    Investigating Agency(s)
    If you have any information about this case please contact;

  • Agency Name: National Crime Agency
  • Agency Contact Person: UK Missing Persons Bureau
  • Agency Phone Number: 0845 000 5481 or +44 (0) 1344 876 376 Fax: +44 (0) 1344 872 572
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  • UK Missing Persons Bureau Case Number: 03-001256
  • Other Reference Number: 0075

    Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.

    Information Source(s)
  • UK Missing Persons Bureau
  • National Missing Persons Helpline

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    Last Updated: 6/17/15 - By: DD / Unidentified Persons Coordinator

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