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Case File: 290UMCO

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Unidentified Male

  • Date of Discovery: April 15, 1982
  • Location of Discovery: Arapahoe County, Colorado
  • Estimated Date of Death: November 1, 1981
  • State of Remains: Not recognizable - Near complete or complete skeleton
  • Cause of Death: Unknown
  • Physical Description
    ** Listed information is approximate

  • Estimated Age: 40-65 years old
  • Race: White/Native
  • Gender: Male
  • Height: 5'10" to 6'2"
  • Weight: 170-190 lbs.
  • Hair Color: Black, graying.
  • Eye Color: Unknown
  • Distinguishing Marks/Features: He wore glasses with fairly strong prescription (right lens: + cylinder = -750+150x120; - cylinder = -600-150x30). He may have suffered from arthritic pain.
  • Dentals: Available. He had an overbite and was missing two upper eye teeth.
  • Fingerprints: Not available.
  • DNA: Samples submitted - Tests not complete.
  • Clothing & Personal Items
  • Clothing: Brown work pants, a tan and brown vertically striped short sleeve shirt, and possibly wore a white baseball cap with "Kicking Horse Job Corps" on the front.
  • Jewelry: Unknown
  • Additional Personal Items: He wore dark framed glasses with electrical tape on the nose and ear pieces. The left lens was missing. A tobacco can.
  • Case History

    A rancher doing a routine inspection of his field discovered the victim's remains 1/2 mile north of I-70 and four miles east of Byers, approximately 35 miles east of Denver.

    There is a Kicking Horse Job Corps Center located in Ronan, Montana, that is operated by the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes of the Flathead Nation. It is not known if this is the same organization that is depicted on the victim's hat.

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

  • Agency Name: Arapahoe County Sheriff's Office
  • Agency Contact Person: Detective Bruce Isaacson
  • Agency Phone Number: 720-874-4022 or 303-795-4711 (Dispatch)
  • E-Mail

  • Agency Name: Arapahoe County Coroner's Office
  • Agency Contact Person: Kelly Lear-Kaul or Matthew Lunn
  • Agency Phone Number: 720-874-3625

  • Agency Case Number: LE: 82-4379; ME: F82A34
  • NCIC Case Number: U108498859
  • NamUs Case Number: UP #11387
  • Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.

    Information Source(s)
  • NamUs
  • Colorado Bureau of Investigations
  • Kicking Horse Job Corps
  • Arapahoe County Sheriff's Department

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    Added: 11/24/05; Last Updated: 3/1/15 - By: DD / Unidentified Persons Coordinator

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