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Artistic renderings of the victim
Date of Discovery: July 10, 1988
Location of Discovery: Santa Ana, Orange County, California
Estimated Date of Death: July 11, 1988
State of Remains: Recognizable face
Cause of Death: Auto/pedestrian accident
** Listed information is approximate
Estimated Age: 17-23 years old
Weight: 126 lbs.
Hair Color: Dark brown to black
Eye Color: Brown
Distinguishing Marks/Features: He had a thin mustache. He had three linear scars approximately ½ inch each in length on and below his left knee, as well as ½ inch scar above his left eyebrow. His nose was flattened. Normal, well-nourished physique. Dark tanned skin. No tattoos.
Dentals: Available. His teeth were crowded. No dental restorations, heavy dental wear. Fair condition.
DNA: Not available.
Clothing & Personal Items
Clothing: A green windbreaker jacket, blue jeans, a black tank top, and blue tennis shoes (size 5).
Additional Personal Items: Unknown
The victim was struck by a vehicle in a hit and run while crossing the northbound lanes of Bristol Street in Santa Ana around 8:55 p.m. He was transported to the UCI Medical Center where he subsequently died from his injuries.
The decedent may have gone by the alias “Carlos Santana."
If you have any information about this case please contact;
Agency Name: Orange County Sheriff's Office
Agency Contact Person: Coroner's Division - Scott Hayes
Agency Phone Number: 714-647-7400
Agency Name: Santa Ana Police Department
Agency Contact Person: N/A
Agency Phone Number: 714-245-8373
Agency Case Number: ME: 88-03655-LY; LE: 88-50217; NCMEC: 1184204
NCIC Case Number: U447583177
NamUs Case Number: UP #7664
Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.
Orange County Sheriff's Office