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Case File: 1693UMMN

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Unidentified Male

  • Date of Discovery: October 5, 1996
  • Location of Discovery: Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota
  • Estimated Date of Death: 1996
  • State of Remains: Not recognizable - Partial skeletal parts only
  • Cause of Death: Unknown
  • Physical Description
    ** Listed information is approximate

  • Estimated Age: 35-45 years old
  • Race: White
  • Gender: Male
  • Height: 5'4" to 5'6"
  • Weight: Unknown
  • Hair Color: Unknown
  • Eye Color: Unknown
  • Distinguishing Marks/Features: Skeletal findings reveal Ankylosing Spondylitis, a disease causing inflammation of the joints between the spinal bones, and between the spine and pelvis.
  • Dentals: Not available.
  • Fingerprints: Not available.
  • DNA: mtDNA available with FBI NMPDD (ref# UHRS09-02234-1A).
  • Clothing & Personal Items
  • Clothing: Unknown
  • Jewelry: Unknown
  • Additional Personal Items: Unknown
  • Case History

    The victim's skeletal remains were found in an undeveloped wooded area along the bank of the Mississippi River north of the Lake Street bridge between West River Boulevard and the river.

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

  • Agency Name: Hennepin County Medical Examiner's Office (MN)
  • Agency Contact Person: Owen Middleton
  • Agency Phone Number: 612-215-6300
  • E-Mail

  • Agency Case Number: 1996-2456
  • NCIC Case Number: U97550380 (missing number)
  • NamUs Case Number: MP/UP #765
  • Former Hot Case Number: 892
  • Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.

    Information Source(s)
  • NamUs
  • PubMed Health

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