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Case File: 2346UMNY

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Unidentified Male

  • Date of Discovery: May 3, 1995
  • Location of Discovery: Queens, Queens County, New York
  • Estimated Date of Death: Days prior
  • State of Remains: Not recognizable – Decomposing
  • Cause of Death: Drug overdose
  • Physical Description
    ** Listed information is approximate

  • Estimated Age: 30-40 years old
  • Race: White/Hispanic
  • Gender: Male
  • Height: 6'1"
  • Weight: 224 lbs.
  • Hair Color: Brownish-black, wavy and 3” long.
  • Eye Color: Brown
  • Distinguishing Marks/Features: Wore a 1” brownish black moustache.
  • Dentals: Available. Filling or crown present.
  • Fingerprints: Not available.
  • DNA: Not available.
  • Clothing & Personal Items
  • Clothing: Red socks, Adidas shorts, and a yellow short sleeved Levi’s shirt (size XL).
  • Jewelry: Unknown
  • Additional Personal Items: Unknown
  • Case History

    The victim was found in a canvas suitcase at the corner of 51st Street and 47th Avenue next to a cemetery. He had multiple balloons of heroin in his stomach. It is likely that he was a body packer or mule smuggling drugs into the country.

    Investigating Agency(s)
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  • Agency Name: New York County Medical Examiner’s Office
  • Agency Contact Person: Benjamin Figura
  • Agency Phone Number: 212-447-2770
  • E-Mail

  • Agency Case Number: Q95-02228
  • NCIC Case Number: N/A
  • NamUs Case Number: UP #7300
  • Former Hot Case Number: 2010
  • Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.

    Information Source(s)
  • NamUs
  • New York Daily News Archive

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    Added:7/26/10; Last Updated: 9/25/14 - By: DD / Unidentified Persons Coordinator

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