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Case File: 1905UMPA

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Unidentified Male

  • Date of Discovery: March 18, 1986
  • Location of Discovery: Weise Island, Susquehanna River, Conestoga Township, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania
  • Estimated Date of Death: January 1, 1986
  • State of Remains: Unknown
  • Cause of Death: Possible drowning
  • Physical Description
    ** Listed information is approximate

  • Estimated Age: 20-40 years old
  • Race: Black
  • Gender: Male
  • Height: 6'0 to 6'1"
  • Weight: 180-190 lbs.
  • Hair Color: Black
  • Eye Color: Unknown
  • Distinguishing Marks/Features: Unknown
  • Dentals: Available.
  • Fingerprints: Not available.
  • DNA: Not available.
  • Clothing & Personal Items
  • Clothing: Unknown
  • Jewelry: Unknown
  • Additional Personal Items: Unknown
  • Case History

    The badly decomposed body of the victim was found washed up on the shore of Weise Island, an island in the Susquehanna River, near Pequea, Lancaster County. The body was found at about 10am on March 18, 1986, by a Pequea resident who had boated out to the island. Cause of death was undetermined, but likely due to drowning.

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

  • Agency Name: Pennsylvania State Police
  • Agency Contact Person: Corporal Patrick Quigley
  • Agency Phone Number: 610-268-2022

  • Agency Case Number: J01-356091
  • NCIC Case Number: U197771494
  • NamUs Case Number: Not listed
  • Former Hot Case Number: 1897
  • Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.

    Information Source(s)
  • Pennsylvania Missing
  • Pennsylvania State Police

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    Last Updated: 2/28/13 - By: DD / Hot Case Coordinator

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