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Case File: 1893UMAR

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Unidentified Male

  • Date of Discovery: July 31, 1990
  • Location of Discovery: Dumas, Desha County, Arkansas
  • Estimated Date of Death: 1990
  • State of Remains: Not recognizable - Decomposing/putrefaction
  • Cause of Death: Unknown
  • Physical Description
    ** Listed information is approximate

  • Estimated Age: 50-70 years old
  • Race: Black
  • Gender: Male
  • Height: 5'5"
  • Weight: 107 lbs.
  • Hair Color: Gray, very curly with a balding pattern.
  • Eye Color: Unknown
  • Distinguishing Marks/Features: Unknown
  • Dentals: Not available.
  • Fingerprints: Available.
  • DNA: Not available. Currently searching for retained samples.
  • Clothing & Personal Items
  • Clothing: Blue T-shirt with "Van Dykes" on the front, and black dress socks.
  • Jewelry: White metal ring worn on the left ring finger. The ring had a flat rectangular face plate and a spoon type closure on the inner surface. The band is not solid.
  • Additional Personal Items: Unknown
  • Case History

    The victim was found floating in the Mississippi River near marker 601 in Dumas, Arkansas on July 31, 1990.

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

  • Agency Name: Desha County Coroner's Office
  • Agency Contact Person: N/A
  • Agency Phone Number: 870-877-2327
  • Agency Name: Arkansas State Crime Laboratory
  • Agency Contact Person: Chris Edwards
  • Agency Phone Number: 501-227-5936
  • E-Mail

  • Agency Case Number: 398-90
  • NCIC Case Number: U940021632
  • NamUs Case Number: UP #2881
  • Former Hot Case Number: 1464
  • Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.

    Information Source(s)
  • NamUs

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