Date of Discovery: April 1, 1986
Location of Discovery: Salida, Chaffee County, Colorado
Estimated Date of Death: to
State of Remains: Not recognizable - Partial skeletal parts only
Cause of Death: Unknown
Estimated Age: Unknown
Hair Color: Unknown
Eye Color: Unknown
Distinguishing Marks/Features: Unknown
Dentals: Not Available
Fingerprints: Not Available
DNA: Not Available - Insufficient DNA for profiling.
Additional Personal Items: Unknown
Partial skull fragment found near an entrance to an abandoned mine shaft in the area of Hecla Junction in Salida, Colorado.
Please note: all cases in which the gender of the victim is unknown are assigned and filed as Male.
Agency Name: Chaffee County Coroner's Office
Agency Contact Person: Randal Amettis
Agency Phone Number: 719-539-3831
Agency E-Mail: N/A
Agency Case Number: 08-0514
NCIC Case Number: Unknown
NamUs Case Number: 12577
Added: 2/17/15; Last Updated: 11/8/17
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** Listed information may be estimated.