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Case File: 1874UMKY

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Unidentified Male

  • Date of Discovery: April 7, 1997
  • Location of Discovery: Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky
  • Estimated Date of Death: 1996 or 1997
  • State of Remains: Not recognizable - Decomposing/putrefaction
  • Cause of Death: Possible drowning
  • Physical Description
    ** Listed information is approximate

  • Estimated Age: 20-50 years old
  • Race: Unsure
  • Gender: Male
  • Height: 5'5" to 5'7"
  • Weight: 168 lbs.
  • Hair Color: Black, with minimal graying and extremely curly.
  • Eye Color: Unknown
  • Distinguishing Marks/Features: Two Fresh (3 days to a week old) sutures found on the scalp on top of the head. Partial tattoo of "GEORG_" on left forearm.
  • Dentals: Available.
  • Fingerprints: Not available.
  • DNA: Available in FBI NMPDD.
  • Clothing & Personal Items
  • Clothing: None located.
  • Jewelry: Unknown
  • Additional Personal Items: Unknown
  • Case History

    The victim was located floating in the Ohio River at McAlpin Locks. He had lacerations and fractures likely from a boat propeller.

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

  • Agency Name: Jefferson County Coroner's Office
  • Agency Contact Person: Amy Burrows-Beckham
  • Agency Phone Number: 502-574-6262 or 502-852-5587
  • E-Mail

  • Agency Case Number: FA-97-21
  • NCIC Case Number: N/A
  • NamUs Case Number: UP #109
  • Former Hot Case Number: 197
  • Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.

    Information Source(s)
  • NamUs

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