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Case File: 2407UMVA

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Unidentified Male

  • Date of Discovery: June 10, 1981
  • Location of Discovery: Norfolk, Norfolk County, Virginia
  • Estimated Date of Death: A week prior
  • State of Remains: Not recognizable - Decomposing/putrefaction
  • Cause of Death: Drowning
  • Physical Description
    ** Listed information is approximate

  • Estimated Age: 16-25 years old
  • Race: Black
  • Gender: Male
  • Height: 5'5" to 5'7"
  • Weight: 164 lbs.
  • Hair Color: Black, kinky and styled in a short afro.
  • Eye Color: Brown
  • Distinguishing Marks/Features: Wore a beard and possibly had a moustache.
  • Dentals: Available. Had several fillings.
  • Fingerprints: Not available.
  • DNA: Not available.
  • Clothing & Personal Items
  • Clothing: Tan shirt, short leather jacket, brown corduroy pants, black socks, and brown shoes.
  • Jewelry: Unknown
  • Additional Personal Items: Unknown
  • Case History

    A sailor working onboard the USS Mount Whitney found the victim's body in the Elizabeth River near Pier 25 at the Norfolk Naval Base.

    Investigating Agency(s)
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  • Agency Name: Office of the Chief Medical Examiner of Virginia
  • Agency Contact Person: Tidewater District Office
  • Agency Phone Number: 757-683-8366
  • Agency Name: Norfolk Police Department
  • Agency Contact Person: N/A
  • Agency Phone Number: 757-441-5610

  • Agency Case Number: ME: T1981-31756; NCMEC: 1200844
  • NCIC Case Number: Not entered
  • NamUs Case Number: UP #6626
  • Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.

    Information Source(s)
  • NamUs

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    Added: 10/11/14; Last Updated: 10/11/14 - By: DD / Unidentified Persons Coordinator

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