| ||The Doe Network
Date of Discovery: August 15, 1978
Location of Discovery: Nash County, North Carolina
Estimated Date of Death: 1 week prior
State of Remains: Not recognizable - Decomposing/putrefaction
Cause of Death: Unknown
** Listed information is approximate
Estimated Age: 30-60 years old
Weight: 160 lbs.
Hair Color: Black
Eye Color: Unknown
Distinguishing Marks/Features: Unknown
Dentals: Available. Poor dentation with severe caries.
Fingerprints: Not available.
DNA: mtDNA and nucDNA available at UNT (ref #11-1873).
Clothing & Personal Items
Additional Personal Items: Unknown
The victim was found in a pond on a farm in Nash County 12 miles west of Rocky Mount. He was thought to be a migrant worker observed roughly a week prior walking along the highway who was taken to a migrant camp only to disappear during the night.
If you have any information about this case please contact;
Agency Name: North Carolina Office of the Chief Medical Examiner
Agency Contact Person: Clyde Gibbs
Agency Phone Number: 800-672-7042
Agency Case Number: 78-591
NCIC Case Number: N/A
NamUs Case Number: UP #1738
Former Hot Case Number: 1322
Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.