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Case File: 2050UMNV

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Unidentified Male

  • Date of Discovery: July 16, 1988
  • Location of Discovery: White Pine County, Nevada
  • Estimated Date of Death: 1985 to 1988
  • State of Remains: Not recognizable - Near complete or complete skeleton
  • Cause of Death: Homicide by gun
  • Physical Description
    ** Listed information is approximate

  • Estimated Age: 24-29 years old
  • Race: White
  • Gender: Male
  • Height: 5'11" to 6'1"
  • Weight: Unknown but described as "large-boned."
  • Hair Color: Brown, 2 1/4" in length.
  • Eye Color: Unknown
  • Distinguishing Marks/Features: Unknown
  • Dentals: Available. Distinctive dental restorations.
  • Fingerprints: Not available.
  • DNA: Not available. Sample not retained.
  • Clothing & Personal Items
  • Clothing: Bleached or light brown 501 Levi jeans, a brown belt with a silver buckle, beige briefs, blue terrycloth short sleeved shirt, beige socks with red stripes on top, a red/white/blue (or gray) ski jacket, and black low cut leather shoes with smooth soles. There was partially disintegrated newspaper in the inner soles of both shoes. Inside the left shoe, the newspaper was from the Provo Herald dated 03/20/1985.
  • Jewelry: A broken metal chain with a Playboy medallion was found at the scene.
  • Additional Personal Items: Black cigarette lighter and a bright yellow comb.
  • Case History

    A cattle rancher on horseback discovered the victim's skeletal remains about one mile west of Geyser Ranch in rural White Pine County.

    Investigating Agency(s)
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  • Agency Name: Washoe County Coroner's Office
  • Agency Contact Person: N/A
  • Agency Phone Number: 775-785-6114
  • E-Mail
  • Agency Name: White Pine County Sheriff's Office
  • Agency Contact Person: N/A
  • Agency Phone Number: 775-289-8808
  • Agency Name: Nevada Division of Investigation
  • Agency Contact Person: N/A
  • Agency Phone Number: 775-684-7430

  • Agency Case Number: ME: 0679-88
  • NCIC Case Number: N/A
  • NamUs Case Number: UP #7511
  • Former Hot Case Number: 720
  • Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.

    Information Source(s)
  • NamUs
  • Washoe County Coroner's Office

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