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Case File: 2239UMFL

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Unidentified Male

  • Date of Discovery: December 11, 1957
  • Location of Discovery: Florida City, Miami-Dade County, Florida
  • Estimated Date of Death: Weeks prior
  • State of Remains: Not recognizable - Near complete or complete skeleton
  • Cause of Death: Possible alcohol poisoning
  • Physical Description
    ** Listed information is approximate

  • Estimated Age: 40-50 years old
  • Race: Black
  • Gender: Male
  • Height: 5'5"
  • Weight: Unknown
  • Hair Color: Black
  • Eye Color: Unknown
  • Distinguishing Marks/Features: Unknown
  • Dentals: Not available.
  • Fingerprints: Available.
  • DNA: Available.
  • Clothing & Personal Items
  • Clothing: Dark colored pants and khaki shirt. Additional miscellaneous clothing found at the scene, description unknown.
  • Jewelry: Watch.
  • Additional Personal Items: A laundry slip with name H. Daniels.
  • Case History

    The victim's skeletal remains were found in a homeless camp 100 feet south of Lucy Street and 11th Avenue in Florida City. The investigation suggests cause of death to be wood-alcohol poisoning from Sterno cans found at the scene.

    Investigating Agency(s)
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  • Agency Name: Miami-Dade County Medical Examiner's Office
  • Agency Contact Person: Sandra Boyd
  • Agency Phone Number: 305-545-2425
  • E-Mail

  • Agency Case Number: 1957-2468
  • NCIC Case Number: U110023857
  • NamUs Case Number: UP #6790
  • Former Hot Case Number: 2087
  • Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.

    Information Source(s)
  • NamUs

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