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Date of Discovery: September 1, 1980
Location of Discovery: Carrollton, Carroll County, Kentucky
Estimated Date of Death: 4-8 months prior
State of Remains: Not recognizable - Partial skeletal parts only
Cause of Death: Blunt force trauma to the skull.
** Listed information is approximate
Estimated Age: 50-55 years old
Height: 5'8 to 5'9"
Weight: Unknown but evidence suggests a stocky, muscular build.
Hair Color: Brown, light to medium.
Eye Color: Unknown
Distinguishing Marks/Features: Right-handed. Hard of hearing. Suffered from arthritis. Evidence of a previous broken nose, left ankle, and foot. Poorly nourished and/or a drug user.
Dentals: Not available. Edentulous.
Fingerprints: Not available.
DNA: mtDNA and nucDNA available with FBI NMPDD.
Clothing & Personal Items
Clothing: None located.
Additional Personal Items: Unknown
Partial skeletal remains of the victim were located on September 1, 1980 after flood waters receded on the Ohio River near Carrollton. On November 11, 1980, additional remains were found on the riverbank behind Kentucky Utilities Plant in Ghent. It is believed that both sets of remains may belong to the same individual.
If you have any information about this case please contact;
Agency Name: Carroll County Coroner's Office
Agency Contact Person: Amy Burrows-Beckham
Agency Phone Number: 502-525-2306 or 502-852-5587
Agency Name: Kentucky State Police
Agency Contact Person: Lt. Jeff Medley
Agency Phone Number: 877-416-1226
Agency Case Number: 80-F-26
NCIC Case Number: N/A
NamUs Case Number: UP #104
Former Hot Case Number: 200
Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.
Kentucky State Police