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Case File: 1946UMNC

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Unidentified Male

  • Date of Discovery: December 30, 1992
  • Location of Discovery: Benson, Johnston County, North Carolina
  • Estimated Date of Death: 6 months prior
  • State of Remains: Not recognizable - Near complete or complete skeleton
  • Cause of Death: Homicide
  • Physical Description
    ** Listed information is approximate

  • Estimated Age: 40-50 years old
  • Race: Black
  • Gender: Male
  • Height: 5'9"
  • Weight: Unknown
  • Hair Color: Black
  • Eye Color: Unknown
  • Distinguishing Marks/Features: Unknown
  • Dentals: Available. #3: MB root exposed; #5: MO cary; #12: DO cary; #29: rotated distally for facially; #32: rotated misial to facial.
  • Fingerprints: Not available.
  • DNA: mtDNA and nucDNA available at UNT (ref #10-2852).
  • Clothing & Personal Items
  • Clothing: Somewhat decayed blue sweater, tan shirt with the words "Florida" and "Marco Island" with swan heads on the front (size XL), blue pants, dark colored sweat pants (size M 32-34), tan swimsuit, dark socks, and tan high-top canvas shoes with no size identified but shoe measured 11 1/2" long.
  • Jewelry: Unknown
  • Additional Personal Items: Unknown
  • Case History

    A laborer wandering through the woods 600 feet from a migrant camp on Rudolph Jones Farm at McGee's Crossroads stumbled on what appeared to be a pile of old rags. Brushing away the leaves, he found rib bones and a human skull.

    Investigating Agency(s)
    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
  • E-Mail

  • Agency Case Number: 93-4
  • NCIC Case Number: N/A
  • NamUs Case Number: UP #2647
  • Former Hot Case Number: 1320
  • Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.

    Information Source(s)
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