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Case File: 2293UMAZ

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Unidentified Male

  • Date of Discovery: November 6, 1988
  • Location of Discovery: Phoenix, Maricopa County, Arizona
  • Estimated Date of Death: Several months prior
  • State of Remains: Not recognizable - Decomposing/putrefaction
  • Cause of Death: Unknown
  • Physical Description
    ** Listed information is approximate

  • Estimated Age: 40-70 years old
  • Race: Unknown
  • Gender: Male
  • Height: Unknown
  • Weight: Unknown
  • Hair Color: Grayish/white, short.
  • Eye Color: Unknown
  • Distinguishing Marks/Features: Wore a gray beard and moustache.
  • Dentals: Available.
  • Fingerprints: Not available.
  • DNA: Samples submitted - Tests not complete.
  • Clothing & Personal Items
  • Clothing: Long sleeved shirt, Levi 501 jeans (size 30-31), a belt, brown corduroy sports jacket, and blue Kinsman rubber soled canvas deck shoes.
  • Jewelry: Unknown
  • Additional Personal Items: Sunglasses missing one ear piece, a Reader's Digest token, religious pamphlets, an American flag, and a bus schedule for Route 44 Tatum to ASU Route 521 Tempe express.
  • Case History

    The victim's decomposing remains were found at 40th Street and Mission in a dry wash in a mountain preserve area in Phoenix.

    He had a paper in a nearby sack with the name "Jeffrey C. Sanders", but was determined not to be Mr. Sanders, although he may have been a friend or an acquaintance.

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

  • Agency Name: Maricopa County Medical Examiner Forensic Science Center
  • Agency Contact Person: N/A
  • Agency Phone Number: 602-506-3322

  • Agency Case Number: 88-2421
  • NCIC Case Number: N/A
  • NamUs Case Number: UP #1921
  • Former Hot Case Number: 382
  • Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.

    Information Source(s)
  • NamUs
  • Maricopa County Medical Examiner Forensic Science Center

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