The Doe Network: International Center for Unidentified & Missing Persons
Case File: 120UMNY

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Watch Necklace
Victim's Jewerly

Unidentified Male

  • Date of Discovery: January 20, 1969
  • Location of Discovery: Tuxedo, Orange County, New York
  • Estimated Date of Death: Six weeks prior
  • State of Remains: Not recognizable - Decomposing/putrefaction
  • Cause of Death: Gunshot wound to his head
  • Physical Description
    ** Listed information is approximate

  • Estimated Age: 45-55 years old
  • Race: White
  • Gender: Male
  • Height: 5'5"
  • Weight: 145 lbs.
  • Hair Color: Dark brown.
  • Eye Color: Unknown
  • Distinguishing Marks/Features: Unknown
  • Dentals: Available.
  • Fingerprints: Not available.
  • DNA: Sample available - Not yet submitted.
  • Clothing & Personal Items
  • Clothing: White undershirt, brown pants and brown socks.
  • Jewelry: He had a gold chain around his neck with a St. Christopher's medal. A Longine Wittnauer wristwatch was on his left wrist. The watch had an inexpensive black leather band with a note on the back stating, Watch repaired at Whippany Jewelers, Whippany, NJ 01/67.
  • Additional Personal Items: Unknown
  • Case History

    The victim's remains were found in Warwick Brook in a densely wooded, secluded area off of State Highway 17.

    Investigating Agency(s)
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  • Agency Name: New York State Police
  • Agency Contact Person: N/A
  • Agency Phone Number: 845-782-3211
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  • Agency Name: Orange County Medical Examiner's Office
  • Agency Contact Person: N/A
  • Agency Phone Number: 845-615-3870

  • Agency Case Number: FMSP 69-045
  • NCIC Case Number: U427869802
  • NamUs Case Number: UP #9785
  • Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.

    Information Source(s)
  • NamUs
  • New York State Police

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    Added: 7/22/00; Last Updated: 9/13/15 - By: DD / Unidentified Persons Coordinator

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