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Unidentified Male

  • Date of Discovery: May 9, 2003
  • Location of Discovery: Grand Rapids, Manitoba, Canada
  • Estimated Date of Death: Same day
  • State of Remains: Recognizable face
  • Cause of Death: Suicide by hanging
  • Physical Description
    ** Listed information is approximate

  • Estimated Age: 30-50 years old (most likely mid-30s)
  • Race: Asian, possibly Korean or Chinese
  • Gender: Male
  • Height: 5'7"
  • Weight: 177 lbs.
  • Hair Color: Black
  • Eye Color: Brown
  • Distinguishing Marks/Features: Scars: Left index finger (1 cm) and left forearm (4 cm).
  • Dentals: Unknown
  • Fingerprints: Unknown
  • DNA: Unknown
  • Clothing & Personal Items
  • Clothing: Brown leather belt, brown leather shoes, green IZOD shirt (size large), khaki/green St. Johns Bay spring jacket (size large), and beige Docker pants.
  • Jewelry: Present, but descriptions unknown.
  • Additional Personal Items: A black nylon medical bag with the name Park, Sang Dae on it. (Other name alternatives were Park, Seng Dae and Cheron, Dung).
  • Case History

    The victim was found at the Northbrook Inn in Grand Rapids, Manitoba. He had checked in under the name "Deuong Cheronat" at 3:30 p.m. after arriving on the bus from Thompson. At 6:00 p.m., the cleaning staff entered his room to find him deceased.

    It was determined that the man had used a bogus name upon checking into the hotel.

    Investigating Agency(s)
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  • Agency Name: Winnipeg RCMP
  • Agency Contact Person: N/A
  • Agency Phone Number: 204-983-5461
  • Agency Name: Crime Stoppers
  • Agency Contact Person: N/A
  • Agency Phone Number: 1-800-222-TIPS (8477)

  • Agency Case Number: MB10026 2003-342
  • NCIC Case Number: N/A
  • NamUs Case Number: N/A
  • Former Hot Case Number: 1698
  • Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.

    Information Source(s)
  • Missing Persons and Unidentified Bodies Unit
  • Manitoba Chiefs of Police
  • Winnipeg Free Press News Archive

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    Added: Prior to 2011; Last Updated: 4/26/15 - By: DD / Unidentified Persons Coordinator

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