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Case File: 1738UMIN

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Unidentified Male

  • Date of Discovery: April 22, 1999
  • Location of Discovery: Leo-Cedarville, Allen County, Indiana
  • Estimated Date of Death: 3 to 14 days prior to discovery
  • State of Remains: Unknown
  • Cause of Death: Unknown
  • Physical Description
    ** Listed information is approximate

  • Estimated Age: 19-34 years old
  • Race: Unknown. Possibly Hispanic.
  • Gender: Male
  • Height: 5'5"
  • Weight: 150-179 lbs.
  • Hair Color: Black
  • Eye Color: Unknown
  • Distinguishing Marks/Features: Smoker. Had a small amount of alcohol in his system.
  • Dentals: Unknown.
  • Fingerprints: Unknown.
  • DNA: Unknown.
  • Clothing & Personal Items
  • Clothing: A tan shirt with vertical blue and red stripes that was made in Paris. Brown, button-fly Levis with a red tint (size 8 wide), brown Timberland Gortex low cut boots, navy blue, hooded sweat shirt (size XL); black underwear with a puppy or teddy bear design, and white socks.
  • Jewelry: A cross necklace with black and brown leather rope.
  • Additional Personal Items: Unknown
  • Case History

    Three men walking near Metea County Park discovered the decedent's body floating in a creek at Hursh Road and Cedar Creek. His hands were bound and he had been stabbed repeatedly.

    He is buried in an unmarked grave in Section N at Concordia Lutheran Cemetery at Anthony Boulevard and Maumee Avenue.

    Investigating Agency(s)
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  • Agency Name: Allen County Coroner's Office (IN)
  • Agency Contact Person: Anthony Ciriello
  • Agency Phone Number: 260-449 7389

  • Agency Case Number: 99A6768
  • NCIC Case Number: U207679561
  • NamUs Case Number: MP/UP #4843
  • Former Hot Case Number: 1528
  • Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.

    Information Source(s)
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    Last Updated: 2/29/12 - By: DD / Hot Case Coordinator

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