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Case File: 2055UMNV

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Unidentified Male

  • Date of Discovery: June 11, 1991
  • Location of Discovery: Sun Valley, Washoe County, Nevada
  • Estimated Date of Death: Weeks prior
  • State of Remains: Not recognizable - Decomposing/putrefaction
  • Cause of Death: Unknown
  • Physical Description
    ** Listed information is approximate

  • Estimated Age: 40-60 years old
  • Race: White
  • Gender: Male
  • Height: 5'10"
  • Weight: 105 lbs.
  • Hair Color: Brown with a fine, stubbly gray beard.
  • Eye Color: Unknown
  • Distinguishing Marks/Features: Unknown
  • Dentals: Not available. Dentures with no identifying characteristics.
  • Fingerprints: Available at Washoe County Sheriff's Office.
  • DNA: Not available. Sample not retained.
  • Clothing & Personal Items
  • Clothing: Light blue long-sleeve shirt with a fine white and red checkered design, white T-shirt, and brown Levi corduroy pants (size W32 L29). He was barefoot.
  • Jewelry: White metal watch with the inscription "Lorus water resistant quartz" worn on the left wrist.
  • Additional Personal Items: Unknown
  • Case History

    A man driving his vehicle got stuck in a desert area in Sun Valley. As the man was walking near Delores Drive to his nearby residence, he smelled a foul odor near a small, illegal dump site. Upon investigation, the man found the victim's remains under an old mattress and a sheet of metal roofing.

    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: ME: 0638-91
  • NCIC Case Number: N/A
  • NamUs Case Number: UP #7567
  • Former Hot Case Number: 727
  • 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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