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Case File: 2333UMAZ

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Unidentified Male

  • Date of Discovery: October 24, 2008
  • Location of Discovery: Vernon, Apache County, Arizona
  • Estimated Date of Death: Months prior
  • State of Remains: Not recognizable - Partial remains with soft tissues
  • Cause of Death: Unknown
  • Physical Description
    ** Listed information is approximate

  • Estimated Age: 35-50 years old
  • Race: White
  • Gender: Male
  • Height: 5'5" to 5'7"
  • Weight: Unknown
  • Hair Color: Unknown
  • Eye Color: Unknown
  • Distinguishing Marks/Features: Osteophytic lipping evident at multiple vertebral sites which may be related to habitual activities that stressed joints and entheses. The left tenth rib has an antemortem fracture which has healed.
  • Dentals: Available. Teeth #12 and #29 carious. Tooth #13 status uncertain.
  • Fingerprints: Not available.
  • DNA: Available.
  • Clothing & Personal Items
  • Clothing: Socks, pants, underwear and a braided leather belt.
  • Jewelry: Unknown
  • Additional Personal Items: Unknown
  • Case History

    The victimís skeletal and mummified remains were found in a wooded area near Highway 60 mile post 365 in Vernon.

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

  • Agency Name: Apache County Medical Examiner's Office
  • Agency Contact Person: Bruce Anderson
  • Agency Phone Number: 928-333-0562
  • E-Mail

  • Agency Case Number: ML08-02068
  • NCIC Case Number: N/A
  • NamUs Case Number: UP #5081
  • Former Hot Case Number: 2193
  • Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.

    Information Source(s)
  • NamUs

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