The Doe Network: International Center for Unidentified & Missing Persons
Case File: 2168UMMD

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Composite (Don Cherry) of the victim; Up-close of the victim's teeth

Unidentified Male

  • Date of Discovery: August 3, 1981
  • Location of Discovery: Greenbelt, Prince George's County, Maryland
  • Estimated Date of Death: Days prior
  • State of Remains: Not recognizable - Decomposing/putrefaction
  • Cause of Death: Unknown
  • Physical Description
    ** Listed information is approximate

  • Estimated Age: 15-25 years old
  • Race: Black
  • Gender: Male
  • Height: 5'1" to 5'3"
  • Weight: 96-116 lbs. with a thin build.
  • Hair Color: Black, kinky of medium length.
  • Eye Color: Unknown
  • Distinguishing Marks/Features: His face was clean shaven. He had long fingernails.
  • Dentals: Not available. His teeth were crooked and uneven.
  • Fingerprints: Available.
  • DNA: Samples submitted - Tests not complete.
  • Clothing & Personal Items
  • Clothing: Blue jeans.
  • Jewelry: Unknown
  • Additional Personal Items: Blue blanket or bedspread.
  • Case History

    The victim was found near a guard rail along the northbound lane of the Baltimore Washington Parkway, approximately a half mile south of Interstate 95 and Interstate 495 exit ramp. He was wrapped in a blue blanket.

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

  • Agency Name: United States Park Police
  • Agency Contact Person: Criminal Investigations
  • Agency Phone Number: 202-610-8730
  • Agency Name: Maryland State Police
  • Agency Contact Person: Maryland Center for the Missing & Unidentified
  • Agency Phone Number: 410-290-1620
  • Agency Name: Maryland Office of the Chief Medical Examiner
  • Agency Contact Person: Charlotte Romero
  • Agency Phone Number: 410-333-3254

  • Agency Case Number: ME: 81-1453A/81-58U; NCMEC: 1184286
  • NCIC Case Number: U800026815
  • NamUs Case Number: UP #2251
  • Former Hot Case Number: 1448
  • Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.

    Information Source(s)
  • NamUs

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