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Case File: 1492UMFL

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Artistic rendering of the victim (Samantha Steinberg)

Unidentified Male

  • Date of Discovery: August 12, 1968
  • Location of Discovery: Miami-Dade County, Florida
  • Estimated Date of Death: Hours prior
  • State of Remains: Recognizable face
  • Cause of Death: Drowning
  • Physical Description
    ** Listed information is approximate

  • Estimated Age: 35-45 years old
  • Race: White
  • Gender: Male
  • Height: 6'0"
  • Weight: 163 lbs.
  • Hair Color: Brown
  • Eye Color: Blue or gray
  • Distinguishing Marks/Features: None noted.
  • Dentals: Available.
  • Fingerprints: Available.
  • DNA: Not available.
  • Clothing & Personal Items
  • Clothing: Long, brown and gray trousers.
  • Jewelry: None.
  • Additional Personal Items: None.
  • Case History

    The victim was found floating face down in about 4 feet of water in the Atlantic Ocean under Bear Cut Bridge/Rickenbacker Causeway. He was pulled to the shore by a fisherman who reported it to the police. The police found no other evidence nor any personal belongings.

    Investigating Agency(s)
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  • Agency Name: Miami Dade Medical Examiner's Office
  • Agency Contact Person: Sandra Boyd
  • Agency Phone Number: 305-545-2425 or 305-545-2474

  • Agency Case Number: ME: 1968-1684
  • NCIC Case Number: U810021501
  • NamUs Case Number: UP #6590
  • Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.

    Information Source(s)
  • NamUs
  • Miami-Dade County Medical Examiner's Office

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    Added: 3/1/11; Last Updated: 9/6/15 - By: DD / Unidentified Persons Coordinator

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