The Doe Network: International Center for Unidentified & Missing Persons
Case File: 2523UMAB

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Artistic rendering of the victim

Unidentified Male

  • Date of Discovery: November 23, 1979
  • Location of Discovery: Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
  • Estimated Date of Death: Unknown
  • State of Remains: Unknown
  • Cause of Death: Unknown
  • Physical Description
    ** Listed information is approximate

  • Estimated Age: 50-60 years old
  • Race: White
  • Gender: Male
  • Height: 5'8" to 6'0"
  • Weight: 165 lbs.
  • Hair Color: Brown, graying, short.
  • Eye Color: Blue
  • Distinguishing Marks/Features: Walked with a brown cane and had a brace on his right leg.
  • Dentals: Not available. Only have one upper tooth.
  • Fingerprints: Unknown
  • DNA: Unknown
  • Clothing & Personal Items
  • Clothing: Dark green pants, green Shirt, blue cardigan sweater, black T-shirt, blue waist-length jacket, and a black CAT Diesel Power hat.
  • Jewelry: Unknown
  • Additional Personal Items: Unknown
  • Case History

    The decedent suffered a medical episode and collapsed while shopping in Safeway at 97th Street and 107th Avenue. He was transported to the Royal Alexandra Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

    He may have a connection to Dawson Creek, British Columbia.

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

  • Agency Name: Chief Medical Examiner's Office
  • Agency Contact Person: N/A
  • Agency Phone Number: 780-427-4987 or toll-free within the province of Alberta at 310-0000
  • Agency Name: Edmonton Police Service
  • Agency Contact Person: N/A
  • Agency Phone Number: 780-423-4567
  • Agency Name: Edmonton Crime Stoppers
  • Agency Contact Person: N/A
  • Agency Phone Number: 800-222-8477

  • Agency Case Number: 5970-79
  • NCIC Case Number: N/A
  • NCMPUR Case Number: Not listed
  • Former Hot Case Number: 1981
  • Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.

    Information Source(s)
  • National Centre for Missing Persons and Unidentified Remains
  • Edmonton Police

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    Added: 7/23/10; Last Updated: 6/20/15 - By: DD / Unidentified Persons Coordinator

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