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To view post-mortem photo of the victim please click Photo 1
Date of Discovery: August 18, 2006
Location of Discovery: Clark County, Nevada
Estimated Date of Death: 1 day prior
State of Remains: Recognizable face
Cause of Death: Unknown
** Listed information is approximate
Estimated Age: 40-70 years old
Weight: 126 lbs.
Hair Color: Red, graying with a mustache and beard.
Eye Color: Blue
Distinguishing Marks/Features: A blue-green tattoo of a perched bald eagle on his left forearm measuring 4 1/2" x 3 1/4". Dark tan oval birthmark on the right lower leg
Dentals: Available. Poor dental hygiene and some missing teeth.
Fingerprints: Available - partial.
DNA: mtDNa and nucDNA available in CODIS.
Clothing & Personal Items
Clothing: Blue and black mesh basketball shorts, navy blue briefs with gray elastic, gray hooded sweatshirt with “F over Forum” on the front (size Medium), a T-shirt with fish and “Coralife” on the back, and brown and black Cherokee hiking shoes (size 8.5).
Jewelry: Black Chromaglo digital watch.
Additional Personal Items: Unknown
At 2:40 p.m., National Park Service (NPS) was patrolling Lake Mead at Saddle Cove and found the victim floating near the shore and not responsive. They found a makeshift camp on the bank. A search of the campsite did not yield clues as to his identity. His death did not appear suspicious. Authorities refer to him as 'John "Saddle Cove" Doe'.
If you have any information about this case please contact;
Agency Name: Clark County Coroner's Office
Agency Contact Person: N/A
Agency Phone Number: 702-455-6649
Agency Case Number: ME: 06-6547
NCIC Case Number: N/A
NamUs Case Number: UP #315
Former Hot Case Number: 666
Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.
Clark County Coroner's Office