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Case File: 1720UMIA

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Unidentified Male

  • Date of Discovery: March 25, 1986
  • Location of Discovery: Sioux City, Woodbury County, Iowa
  • Estimated Date of Death: Afternoon of March 24, 1986
  • State of Remains: Charred/Burned
  • Cause of Death: Apparent suicide by fire
  • Physical Description
    ** Listed information is approximate

  • Estimated Age: 40-50 years old (most likely 45-49)
  • Race: White
  • Gender: Male
  • Height: 5'6" to 5'8"
  • Weight: 145 - 155 lbs.
  • Hair Color: Unknown
  • Eye Color: Unknown
  • Distinguishing Marks/Features: Blood type is A+.
  • Dentals: Unknown
  • Fingerprints: Unknown
  • DNA: Unknown
  • Clothing & Personal Items
  • Clothing: White cotton gloves, brown western shirt, blue jeans, blue cotton socks, and tan western boots.
  • Jewelry: Unknown.
  • Additional Personal Items: Tube of contact cement.
  • Case History

    The burned body of the decedent was found under the bridge of an abandoned river channel.

    Investigating Agency(s)
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  • Agency Name: Sioux City Police Department (IO)
  • Agency Contact Person: N/A
  • Agency Phone Number: 712-279-6365
  • Agency Name: Woodbury County Medical Examiner's Office (IO)
  • Agency Contact Person: John Kraemer, PA
  • Agency Phone Number: 712-279-3226
  • E-Mail

  • Agency Case Number: N/A
  • NCIC Case Number: N/A
  • NamUs Case Number: MP/UP #2621
  • Former Hot Case Number: 146
  • Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.

    Information Source(s)
  • NamUs
  • Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation

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