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Case File 1311UMFL

Watch
Watch

Unidentified Black Male


Vital Statistics

  • Estimated age: 57-62 years old
  • Approximate Height and Weight: 5'6"; 170 lbs.
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Likely of a muscular build.
  • Dentals: His upper row of teeth were missing with three remaining on the lower row.
  • Clothing: a brown shirt, brown pants, and bright blue - size 10 penny loafer style shoes. The victim had in his possession a men's stainless steel Ermano brand diver's style watch.

shoes
Shoes


Case History
On January 23rd 1977 at approximately 16.45, the skeletal remains of an unidentified male were discovered off of S.R. 44, approximately 5 miles west of Interstate 75.
The remains were uncovered inside what is known as the Ventura Ranch just inside the fence line. The cause of death was determined to be a homicide as a result of trauma to the head.


Investigators
If you have any information about this case please contact:
Sumter County Sheriff’s Office
Captain Gary Brannen
352-793-0222
352-793-0278

You may remain anonymous when submitting information.

Source Information:
Sumter County Sheriff’s Office


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