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Case File: 1826UMTX

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Unidentified Male

  • Date of Discovery: May 20, 1972
  • Location of Discovery: Harris County, Texas
  • Estimated Date of Death: 1971 to 1972
  • State of Remains: Not recognizable - Near complete or complete skeleton
  • Cause of Death: Unknown
  • Physical Description
    ** Listed information is approximate

  • Estimated Age: 35-70 years old
  • Race: Unknown
  • Gender: Male
  • Height: Unknown
  • Weight: Unknown
  • Hair Color: Unknown
  • Eye Color: Unknown
  • Distinguishing Marks/Features: Remodeled bone in the right hip joint, cause unknown.
  • Dentals: Available. Marked attrition present on the teeth. Carious lesions noted on teeth #9, #10, #19, and #30.
  • Fingerprints: Not available.
  • DNA: Available at HCIFS.
  • Clothing & Personal Items
  • Clothing: None.
  • Jewelry: None.
  • Additional Personal Items: None.
  • Case History

    The partial skeletal remains of a male were found commingled with the skeletal remains of 898UFTX behind an abandoned house at 3544 1/2 Des Chaumes Street in Houston.

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

  • Agency Name: Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences
  • Agency Contact Person: MEO ID Unit
  • Agency Phone Number: 713-796-9292 or 713-796-6774
  • E-Mail
  • Agency Name: Houston Police Department
  • Agency Contact Person: Missing Persons Unit
  • Agency Phone Number: (713)-731-5223

  • Agency Case Number: ME: ML72-1951b; LE: B96332
  • NCIC Case Number: Associated with U590020632
  • NamUs Case Number: UP #9761
  • Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.

    Information Source(s)
  • NamUs
  • Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences

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    Last Updated: 10/28/12 - By: DD / TX AD

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