The Doe Network: International Center for Unidentified & Missing Persons
Case File: 297UMAB

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Unidentified Male

  • Date of Discovery: July 18, 1999
  • Location of Discovery: Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
  • Estimated Date of Death: Unknown
  • State of Remains: Not recognizable - Charred/burned
  • Cause of Death: Smoke inhalation
  • Physical Description
    ** Listed information is approximate

  • Estimated Age: 25-40 years old
  • Race: White or Native American
  • Gender: Male
  • Height: 5'8" to 5'10"
  • Weight: Unknown
  • Hair Color: Unknown
  • Eye Color: Unknown
  • Distinguishing Marks/Features: May have had a deformity on the right side of his nose.
  • Dentals: Available.
  • Fingerprints: Not available.
  • DNA: Available. Body x-rays are also available.
  • Clothing & Personal Items
  • Clothing: Remains of a blue knit sweater, blue jacket, dark button fly pants - possibly jeans, and cotton briefs. No socks or shoes were found.
  • Jewelry: Unknown
  • Additional Personal Items: Unknown
  • Case History

    The victim was found in a burned-out garage at 108A Avenue and 97 Street in Edmonton. A blanket and pillow were found at the scene indicating that the victim might have lived at the residence.

    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 Case Number: Unknown
  • NCIC Case Number: N/A
  • NCMPUR Case Number: Not listed
  • 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
  • Government of Alberta News Release (October 2, 2000)

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    Added: Prior to 2011; Last Updated: 2/15/15 - By: DD / Unidentified Persons Coordinator

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