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1091UMNY - Unidentified Male

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Date of Discovery: July 8, 1989
Location of Discovery: Bronx, Bronx County, New York
Estimated Date of Death: 1989
State of Remains: Not recognizable - Mummified
Cause of Death: Unknown

Physical Description

Estimated Age: 25-40 years old
Race: White
Gender: Male
Height: 6'1", Estimated
Weight: Unknown
Hair Color: Black, curly and about 1" in length.
Eye Color: Unknown
Distinguishing Marks/Features: Healed blunt trauma of the skull suggests the potential for a recognizable scar on the forehead. Healed fractures of the nasal bones and frontal bone just superior to nasals and left orbit. Healed fractures of the right fourth metacarpal and right ulna. Healed fracture of the left calcaneous, talus, and cuboid.


Dentals: Available. Distinctive loss of front tooth.
Fingerprints: Not Available
DNA: Available

Clothing & Personal Items

Clothing: Long sleeved, pull-over type sweater and a single white tube sock.
Jewelry: Rosary with crucifix worn around his neck.
Additional Personal Items: Unknown

Circumstances of Discovery

The victim's remains were found in the boiler room of an abandoned building at East 137th Street and Cypress Avenue by police officers conducting an investigation of possible drug sales.

Investigating Agency(s)

Agency Name: New York County Medical Examiner's Office
Agency Contact Person: Angela Soler
Agency Phone Number: 212-447-2770
Agency E-Mail: N/A
Agency Case Number: B89-03174

NCIC Case Number: Unknown
NamUs Case Number: 2277

Information Source(s)


Admin Notes

Added: 8/15/08; Last Updated: 5/29/17

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** Listed information may be estimated.

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