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Case File: 1950UMNC

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Unidentified Male

  • Date of Discovery: September 21, 1994
  • Location of Discovery: Benson, Johnston County, North Carolina
  • Estimated Date of Death: Same day
  • State of Remains: Recognizable face
  • Cause of Death: Unknown
  • Physical Description
    ** Listed information is approximate

  • Estimated Age: 30-50 years old
  • Race: White and/or Hispanic
  • Gender: Male
  • Height: 5'5"
  • Weight: 134 lbs.
  • Hair Color: Black with a mustache.
  • Eye Color: Brown
  • Distinguishing Marks/Features: Old fractures of ribs 5 & 6 (posterior laterally). Old scar (3") adjacent to left elbow and the forearm. Old adhesions in the left lung (likely had tuberculosis). Uncircumcised.
  • Dentals: Available. Tooth #12, root only; tooth #17 rotten.
  • Fingerprints: Available at OCME.
  • DNA: mtDNA and nucDNA available at UNT (ref #10-3778).
  • Clothing & Personal Items
  • Clothing: Black jeans, turquoise briefs, long sleeve blue shirt with lighter colored vertical stripes, tan socks, and black Jordache athletic shoes. All clothing was very dirty.
  • Jewelry: Unknown
  • Additional Personal Items: $7.16 in cash.
  • Case History

    The victim was apparently in a fight in the woods near a Food Lion grocery store. A man flagged down a policeman and indicated his buddy was in trouble. Local investigation indicated three men had been living in the woods for several months.

    Investigating Agency(s)
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  • 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: 94-905
  • NCIC Case Number: N/A
  • NamUs Case Number: UP #2787
  • Former Hot Case Number: 1612
  • Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.

    Information Source(s)
  • NamUs

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