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Case File: 2078UMNJ

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Unidentified Male

  • Date of Discovery: July 22, 1978
  • Location of Discovery: Jackson Township, Ocean County, New Jersey
  • Estimated Date of Death: 1978
  • State of Remains: Not recognizable - Partial remains with soft tissues
  • Cause of Death: Homicide by gunshot
  • Physical Description
    ** Listed information is approximate

  • Estimated Age: 23 to 33 years old
  • Race: White
  • Gender: Male
  • Height: 5'6" to 5'7"
  • Weight: 170 lbs.
  • Hair Color: Brown
  • Eye Color: Unknown
  • Distinguishing Marks/Features: Old scars on left hand, right forearm, and left forearm.
  • Dentals: Not available. Head not recovered.
  • Fingerprints: Available - partials.
  • DNA: Not available. Full body x-rays are available.
  • Clothing & Personal Items
  • Clothing: Blue bikini underwear.
  • Jewelry: Unknown
  • Additional Personal Items: Unknown
  • Case History

    The victim's partial remains were discovered in burning pile of rubbish. His fingertips and head had been removed and were not recovered.

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

  • Agency Name: New Jersey State Police
  • Agency Contact Person: N/A
  • Agency Phone Number: 800-709-7090
  • E-Mail
  • Agency Name: Ocean County Medical Examiner's Office
  • Agency Contact Person: N/A
  • Agency Phone Number: 732-341-3424

  • Agency Case Number: LE: H207834; ME: 82-558
  • NCIC Case Number: U640781053
  • NamUs Case Number: UP #1769
  • Former Hot Case Number: 1135
  • Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.

    Information Source(s)
  • NamUs
  • New Jersey State Police

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    Last Updated: 7/16/13 - By: DD / Hot Case Coordinator

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