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2870UMNY - Unidentified Male

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Date of Discovery: March 10, 1989
Location of Discovery: New York, New York County, New York
Estimated Date of Death: 1988
State of Remains: Not recognizable - Near complete or complete skeleton
Cause of Death: Unknown

Physical Description

Estimated Age: 35-50 years old
Race: Black
Gender: Male
Height: 5'8", Estimated
Weight: Unknown
Hair Color: Unknown
Eye Color: Unknown
Distinguishing Marks/Features: Unknown


Dentals: Available
Fingerprints: Not Available
DNA: Available

Clothing & Personal Items

Clothing: gray and white patterned sweater, multiple pairs of blue jeans, underwear, sweatshirt, green knit hat
Jewelry: A gold cross on a piece of nylon string
Additional Personal Items: Unknown

Circumstances of Discovery

The decedent's skeletal remains were found in an abandoned building at 311 West 141st Street. The decedent may possibly be a homeless man named "Steve," who was known to stay in the neighborhood and had not been seen for an extended period of time.

Investigating Agency(s)

Agency Name: New York County Medical Examiner's Office
Agency Contact Person: Angela Soler
Agency Phone Number: 212-447-2770
Agency E-Mail: N/A
Agency Case Number: M89-02344

NCIC Case Number: Unknown
NamUs Case Number: 10311

Information Source(s)


Admin Notes

Added: 5/30/17; Last Updated: 5/30/17

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** Listed information may be estimated.

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