The Doe Network: International Center for Unidentified & Missing Persons
Case File: 2433UMCA

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Artistic rendition of the victim's clothing

Unidentified Male

  • Date of Discovery: April 9, 1983
  • Location of Discovery: Santa Fe Springs, Los Angeles County, California
  • Estimated Date of Death: One to 12 months prior
  • State of Remains: Not recognizable - Partial skeletal parts only
  • Cause of Death: Unknown
  • Physical Description
    ** Listed information is approximate

  • Estimated Age: 14-17 years old
  • Race: White
  • Gender: Male
  • Height: 5'6" to 5'10"
  • Weight: Unknown
  • Hair Color: Unknown
  • Eye Color: Unknown
  • Distinguishing Marks/Features: Medium to slight build.
  • Dentals: Available. Chart Available. No x-rays. No restorations; teeth 16, 32 unerupted. Dental age is 14-17.
  • Fingerprints: Not available.
  • DNA: Not available.
  • Clothing & Personal Items
  • Clothing: Green cotton jacket with red lining, dirty gray cotton work pants (30-inch waist), brown Hi-Cru by Steadman T-shirt with "Halbert's Corner Liquor, Alhambra, Calif." on the front and a truck logo on the back (size 38-40), a tan military web belt with a brass buckle, and brown leather high-tip work boots with crepe soles. The investigation revealed that the jacket and pants were from a local uniform rental company.
  • Jewelry: Unknown
  • Additional Personal Items: A nose inhaler and a hair brush.
  • Case History

    The victim's skeletal remains were located behind some bushes in a vacant lot along the northbound lanes of the 605 freeway in Santa Fe Springs.

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

  • Agency Name: Los Angeles County Coroner
  • Agency Contact Person: Daniel Machian
  • Agency Phone Number: 323-343-0754 Or 323-222-0343
  • E-Mail

  • Agency Name: California Department of Justice
  • Agency Contact Person: Jeannine Willie
  • Agency Phone Number: 916-227-3405
  • E-Mail


  • Agency Case Number: ME: 83-04561; NCMEC: 1184161
  • NCIC Case Number: U190017107
  • NamUs Case Number: UP #4282
  • Former Hot Case Number: UP 1438
  • Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.

    Information Source(s)
  • NamUs
  • NCMEC

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