The Doe Network: International Center for Unidentified & Missing Persons
Case File: 1155UMCA

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Unidentified Male

  • Date of Discovery: February 6, 1973
  • Location of Discovery: Wilmington, Los Angeles County, California
  • Estimated Date of Death: 1-2 days prior
  • State of Remains: Recognizable face
  • Cause of Death: Homicide by strangulation
  • Physical Description
    ** Listed information is approximate

  • Estimated Age: 17-25 years old
  • Race: White
  • Gender: Male
  • Height: 5'7" to 5'8"
  • Weight: 138-143 lbs.
  • Hair Color: Brown
  • Eye Color: Brown
  • Distinguishing Marks/Features: Numerous thin, old scars on his lower right leg. He has Type "A" blood.
  • Dentals: Available.
  • Fingerprints: Available.
  • DNA: Not available.
  • Clothing & Personal Items
  • Clothing: None.
  • Jewelry: None.
  • Additional Personal Items: Unknown
  • Case History

    The victim was found nude in a ditch beside the Terminal Island Freeway at the Pacific Coast Highway. He is believed to be a victim of serial-killer Randy Kraft.

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

  • Agency Name: Los Angeles County Coroner's Office
  • Agency Contact Person: Daniel Machian
  • Agency Phone Number: 323-343-0754 or 0512
  • E-Mail

  • Agency Name: Los Angeles Police Department
  • Agency Contact Person: Harbor Division
  • Agency Phone Number: 310-726-7888

  • Agency Case Number: 1973-02574; LE: 73-008952; NCMEC: 1184198
  • NCIC Case Number: U393792601
  • NamUs Case Number: UP #4465
  • Former Hot Case Number: 886
  • Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.

    Information Source(s)
  • NamUs
  • NCMEC
  • Los Angeles County Coroner's Office
  • Crime Library

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    Last Updated: 6/29/14 - By: DD / Unidentified Persons Coordinator


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