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Date of Discovery: June 9, 1996
Location of Discovery: Queens, Queens County, New York
Estimated Date of Death: Recent
State of Remains: Recognizable face
Cause of Death: Unknown
** Listed information is approximate
Estimated Age: 25-40 years old
Weight: 134 lbs.
Hair Color: Black, slightly wavy and 1¼ inches long.
Eye Color: Brown
Distinguishing Marks/Features: Unknown
DNA: Not available.
Clothing & Personal Items
Clothing: Pale green Guess polo shirt (size XL), white cotton pants with an elastic waist and drawstring, blue and green Concept bikini underwear (size 30), and white Nike athletic socks.
Additional Personal Items: Unknown
The victim was found in a laundry bag at the Southbound BQE Service Road and 49th Street near New Cavalry 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.
If you have any information about this case please contact;
Agency Name: New York County Medical Examiner’s Office
Agency Contact Person: Benjamin Figura
Agency Phone Number: 212-447-2770
Agency Case Number: Q96-02592
NCIC Case Number: U720000589
NamUs Case Number: UP #6944
Former Hot Case Number: 2056
Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.