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17UMCA - Unidentified Male

Reconstruction of the decedent. To view a postmortem photo, please click here.

Date of Discovery: May 12, 1986
Location of Discovery: Garden Grove, Orange County, California
Estimated Date of Death: Same day
State of Remains: Recognizable face
Cause of Death: Auto/pedestrian accident

Physical Description

Estimated Age: 30-45 years old
Race: White
Sex: Male
Height: 5'9"
Weight: 145 lbs.
Hair Color: Brown. Male pattern baldness, full beard, hair at collar length.
Eye Color: Brown.
Distinguishing Marks/Features: Waist size estimated at 34"; chest estimated to be 38" and shoe size estimated at 8 or 9.


Dentals: Available. Missing some teeth, but dental health described as good.
Fingerprints: Available.
DNA: Samples submitted - Tests not complete

Clothing & Personal Items

Clothing: Gray T-Shirt and green pants.
Jewelry: Unknown
Additional Personal Items: Unknown

Circumstances of Discovery

The decedent was struck by a vehicle when he attempted to cross the roadway between Valleyt View and Chapman. He appeared to be a transient.

Investigating Agency(s)

Agency Name: Orange County Coroner
Agency Contact Person: Scott Hayes
Agency Phone Number: 714-647-7411
Agency E-Mail: coroner(at)
Agency Case Number: 86-02355-ER

NCIC Case Number: U212478728
NamUs Case Number: 7658

Information Source(s)

Orange County Coroner

Admin Notes

Added: Prior to 2005; Last Updated: 12/30/17

Questions or comments? Please contact appropriate member of the Area Team

** Listed information may be estimated.

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