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Case File: 1753UMLA

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Unidentified Male

  • Date of Discovery: April 25, 1986 (estimated)
  • Location of Discovery: Amite, Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana
  • Estimated Date of Death: 5+ years prior
  • State of Remains: Not recognizable - Near complete or complete skeleton
  • Cause of Death: Unknown
  • Physical Description
    ** Listed information is approximate

  • Estimated Age: 40-54 years old
  • Race: White
  • Gender: Male
  • Height: 5'6" to 5'9"
  • Weight: Unknown
  • Hair Color: Unknown
  • Eye Color: Unknown
  • Distinguishing Marks/Features: Right-handed. Possibly diabetic. Healed fracture to the nose. Growth of bone on base of skull probably from previous trauma.
  • Dentals: Available. Amalgam fillings noted on tooth #14. A mandibular torus at the right canine-premolar area was noted.
  • Fingerprints: Not available.
  • DNA: nucDNA is available in FBI NMPDD. Patial Y-STR also available.
  • Clothing & Personal Items
  • Clothing: No description available.
  • Jewelry: None noted.
  • Additional Personal Items: A Rosary. A wallet with a $20 bill and travelers' checks. Two bottles of insulin. The remains of a ketchup container. A Catholic medal. A token from a national women's bowling tournament in Sioux City, Iowa, in 1979. Papers of unknown description.
  • Case History

    The decedent was found in a wooded area of the northwest part of Amite, Louisiana on April 25, 1986. He was found about 300 yards from the Oak Forest School football field in a sitting position against an oak tree.

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

  • Agency Name: LSU FACES Lab
  • Agency Contact Person: Dr. Ginesse Listi
  • Agency Phone Number: 225-578-3906
  • E-Mail

  • Agency Case Number: LSU 86-05
  • NCIC Case Number: N/A
  • NamUs Case Number: MP/UP #2169
  • Former Hot Case Number: 1649
  • Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.

    Information Source(s)
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