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Case File: 2659UMOR

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Belt buckle Hat Pendant
Victim's belt buckle, style of cap he was wearing (note: the decedent's cap was brown, not gray), and the St. Christopher pendant he was wearing

Unidentified Male

  • Date of Discovery: March 31, 1988
  • Location of Discovery: Prineville, Crook County, Oregon
  • Estimated Date of Death: Months prior
  • State of Remains: Not recognizable - Near complete or complete skeleton
  • Cause of Death: Unknown
  • Physical Description
    ** Listed information is approximate

  • Estimated Age: 30-60 years old
  • Race: White
  • Gender: Male
  • Height: 5'9"
  • Weight: Unknown
  • Hair Color: Brown
  • Eye Color: Unknown
  • Distinguishing Marks/Features: Unknown
  • Dentals: Available.
  • Fingerprints: Not available.
  • DNA: Not available.
  • Clothing & Personal Items
  • Clothing: Long underwear under two pairs of jeans, white and red long sleeve flannel shirt, light brown heavy long sleeve sweater, hunting vest with 12 gauge shotgun shells, Jack Daniel's belt buckle on wide brown leather belt, English-style brown corduroy motoring cap with snap-down bill, and black with gray and red striped Moon-style boots (size 9-10).
  • Jewelry: St. Christopher's Medal.
  • Additional Personal Items: Two cigarette packs: KOOL with an Oregon tax stamp and MAJOR BRAND with a Canadian tax stamp.
  • Case History

    An off-duty state trooper and his wife discovered the victim's skeletal remains while hiking in a remote canyon 15 miles east of Prineville in an extremely wooded area.

    Investigating Agency(s)
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  • Agency Name: Crook County Medical Examiner's Office
  • Agency Contact Person: Dr. Veronica Vance
  • Agency Phone Number: 971-673-8220 or 971-673-8300
  • E-Mail

  • Agency Case Number: ME: 88-4960
  • NCIC Case Number: N/A
  • NamUs Case Number: UP #10880
  • Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.

    Information Source(s)
  • NamUs
  • Bend Bulletin Archive

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    Added: 5/13/15; Last Updated: 5/25/15 - By: DD / Unidentified Persons Coordinator

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