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Case File: 656UMUK

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Reconstruction of Victim Reconstruction of Victim Victims Rucksack
Reconstruction of Victim (by forensic artists Auriole Prince and Teri Blythe at NMPH); Right: Victim's Rucksack

Unidentified Male

  • Date of Discovery: September 24, 2002
  • Location of Discovery: Northampton, Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom
  • Estimated Date of Death: 1+ yr
  • State of Remains: Decomposed Remains
  • Cause of Death: Unknown

    Physical Description
    ** Listed information is approximate

  • Estimated Age: 30-50 yrs old
  • Race: Dark European
  • Gender: Male
  • Height: 5'8"-5'9"
  • Weight: Unknown
  • Hair Color: Black
  • Eye Color: Unknown

  • Distinguishing Marks/Features: Straight, Short hair and clean shaven; both ears pierced twice

    Clothing & Personal Items
  • Clothing: An Equinox fleece jacket; dark long sleeved top, a dark coloured short sleeved polo shirt, black jogging bottoms with a small zip pocket and the word "Petroleum" on them. He was also wearing blue, white and yellow New Balance trainers.

  • Jewelry: Unknown

  • Additional Personal Items: Beige sleeping bag, Green & blue 'Jet Flow' rucksack

    Case History

    Decomposed body found in secluded area of Lings Wood Nature Reserve.

    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: 03-000044
  • Northampton Case Number: 2002
  • Other Reference Number: 0434

    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 and BBC News 5/29/03 and 6/30/03

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