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Case File: 2220UMMD

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Unidentified Male

  • Date of Discovery: December 1, 2007
  • Location of Discovery: Urbana, Frederick County, Maryland
  • Estimated Date of Death: 4-6 months prior
  • State of Remains: Not recognizable - Near complete or complete skeleton
  • Cause of Death: Unknown
  • Physical Description
    ** Listed information is approximate

  • Estimated Age: 50-100 years old
  • Race: Black
  • Gender: Male
  • Height: 5'8" to 6'2"
  • Weight: Unknown, but described as a medium build.
  • Hair Color: Black, curly.
  • Eye Color: Unknown
  • Distinguishing Marks/Features: Evidence of previous fractures/injuries to the left femur, left fibula and ribs.
  • Dentals: Available. Evidence of previous dental work.
  • Fingerprints: Not available.
  • DNA: Sample available - Not yet submitted. Contact the Maryland State Police at 301-600-4150 regarding the status of DNA testing.
  • Clothing & Personal Items
  • Clothing: Blue denim Abercrombie & Fitch jacket with a white lining (size XL), maroon Fame button down shirt (size L), tan Hollister shirt with green sleeves and "22" on the back (size L), blue Abercrombie & Fitch muscle shirt (size L), tan sweatpants, tan Aeropastle cargo style shorts (size 38), a brown belt (size 39), blue Nike sandals, and underwear (size M).
  • Jewelry: Unknown
  • Additional Personal Items: Leather or vinyl bible with no identifiable markings. Silver-colored folding pocket knife. Bright pink Bic highlighter. A writing pen.
  • Case History

    A group of hunters discovered the victim's skeletal remains in a woodedarea near Route 355 at Bennett Creek in Urbana.

    He appeared to be homeless and living in the wooded area.

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

  • 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: LE: 07-09313
  • NCIC Case Number: N/A
  • NamUs Case Number: UP #897
  • Former Hot Case Number: 932
  • Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.

    Information Source(s)
  • NamUs
  • Maryland State Police
  • WTOP News Archive

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