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Case File: 2051UMNV

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Unidentified Male

  • Date of Discovery: July 30, 1989
  • Location of Discovery: Washoe County, Nevada
  • Estimated Date of Death: Years prior
  • State of Remains: Not recognizable - Partial skeletal parts only
  • Cause of Death: Unknown
  • Physical Description
    ** Listed information is approximate

  • Estimated Age: 30-35 years old
  • Race: White
  • Gender: Male
  • Height: 5'7" to 5'9"
  • Weight: Unknown
  • Hair Color: Reddish-brown or brown, long.
  • Eye Color: Unknown
  • Distinguishing Marks/Features: Mandible would have been skewed to the left.
  • Dentals: Available.
  • Fingerprints: Not available.
  • DNA: Not available. Sample not retained.
  • Clothing & Personal Items
  • Clothing: Pair of white, blue and gray Reebok running shoes (size 9M) with holes to the big toe area, faded blue or blue-gray Levi jeans (size 30W 34L), dark blue Swingster, Shawnee Mission, Kansas 66201 long-sleeve jacket (size medium) with "PCC" in silver on the left front and "Shute Creek Gas Plant" in silver on the back with a design of rigging material.
  • Jewelry: Unknown
  • Additional Personal Items: Small, gray Western Nevada Supply Company, Sparks, Nevada, 359-5800 multi-purpose tool containing a small knife, fingernail file, and can opener found in pant pocket. A 6.5" x 4.25" irregular shaped fragment of blue cloth was found loose inside the heel area of one of the shoes.
  • Case History

    Hikers discovered the victim's partial skeletal remains (skull, mandible and right tibia/fibula) on a dirt trail in the Castle Pits located northwest of Chimney Drive in Sun Valley.

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

  • Agency Name: Washoe County Coroner's Office
  • Agency Contact Person: N/A
  • Agency Phone Number: 775-785-6114
  • E-Mail
  • Agency Name: Washoe County Sheriff's Office
  • Agency Contact Person: N/A
  • Agency Phone Number: 775-328-3320

  • Agency Case Number: 0739-89
  • NCIC Case Number: N/A
  • NamUs Case Number: UP #7516
  • Former Hot Case Number: 721
  • 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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