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Case File: 1818UMVA

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Unidentified Male

  • Date of Discovery: March 9, 1993
  • Location of Discovery: Richmond, Richmond City County, Virginia
  • Estimated Date of Death: 1993
  • State of Remains: Not recognizable - decomposing/putrefaction
  • Cause of Death: Multiple gun shot wounds to the head
  • Physical Description
    ** Listed information is approximate

  • Estimated Age: 25-35 years old
  • Race: Black
  • Gender: Male
  • Height: 6'1"
  • Weight: 140 lbs. with a thin build.
  • Hair Color: Black, short.
  • Eye Color: Brown
  • Distinguishing Marks/Features: Hyperpigmented scars on inside right arm near wrist, inside left arm near elbow, and the back of right upper arm above elbow. Irregular scars noted on lower legs. Hyperpigmented scars noted on back.
  • Dentals: Available.
  • Fingerprints: Available. Card in file. Negative search done in November 2001. DFS retained photos of prints.
  • DNA: mtDNA available with DFS in Richmond, VA. Ref #C93-2588.
  • Clothing & Personal Items
  • Clothing: Gold button down shirt, T-shirt "Malcolm X" logo, black corduroy pants, black belt, white socks, Black Adidas sweat pants, Gray/white boxer shorts, and white/turquoise sneakers with brown splatter.
  • Jewelry: White metal ring and necklace.
  • Additional Personal Items: None noted.
  • Case History

    Cable employees working in the area of North 31st and East Franklin streets discovered a body wrapped in plastic and a blanket. The body appears to have been dumped at the location, with the crime occuring elsewhere.

    Investigating Agency(s)
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  • Agency Name: Agency Central District ME Office
  • Agency Contact Person: Kevin Whaley
  • Agency Phone Number: 804-786-3174
  • E-Mail

  • Agency Case Number: C0104-93; C1993-19650
  • NCIC Case Number: U631740747
  • NamUs Case Number: UP #1824
  • Former Hot Case Number: 1132
  • Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.

    Information Source(s)
  • NamUs
  • Richmond Times-Dispatch - August 16, 1995

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