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Case File: 2108UMNJ

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Unidentified Male

  • Date of Discovery: January 6, 1998
  • Location of Discovery: Carteret, Middlesex County, New Jersey
  • Estimated Date of Death: One month prior
  • State of Remains: Not recognizable - Partial remains with soft tissues
  • Cause of Death: Unknown
  • Physical Description
    ** Listed information is approximate

  • Estimated Age: 28-40 years old
  • Race: White
  • Gender: Male
  • Height: 5'7" to 5'10"
  • Weight: 165-190 lbs.
  • Hair Color: Black
  • Eye Color: Unknown
  • Distinguishing Marks/Features: Unknown
  • Dentals: Unknown.
  • Fingerprints: Unknown
  • DNA: Unknown. Full body x-rays are available.
  • Clothing & Personal Items
  • Clothing: Unknown
  • Jewelry: Unknown
  • Additional Personal Items: Unknown
  • Case History

    A team of land surveyors staking out a vacant wooded area off of Industrial Road about a quarter of a mile from police headquarters discovered a trash bag containing human body parts. A subsequent search by police turned up a second bag of body parts. One bag contained two arms and parts of a leg, the other contained a torso.

    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: Middlesex County Medical Examiner Office
  • Agency Contact Person: N/A
  • Agency Phone Number: 732-745-3190

  • Agency Case Number: I98-5
  • NCIC Case Number: U092878687
  • NamUs Case Number: UP #1701
  • Former Hot Case Number: 955
  • Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.

    Information Source(s)
  • NamUs
  • New Jersey State Police
  • The Star-Ledger News Archive

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    Last Updated: 8/3/13 - By: DD / Hot Case Coordinator

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