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Case File: 318UMCO

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Artistic rendering of the victim (Daniel Marion)

Unidentified Male

  • Date of Discovery: August 12, 1995
  • Location of Discovery: Weld County, Colorado
  • Estimated Date of Death: 3 years prior
  • State of Remains: Skeletal
  • Cause of Death: Homicide by gunshot wounds
  • Physical Description
    ** Listed information is approximate

  • Estimated Age: 20-25 years old
  • Race: White/Native or Hispanic
  • Gender: Male
  • Height: 5'6"
  • Weight: Unknown
  • Hair Color: Dark brown
  • Eye Color: Unknown
  • Distinguishing Marks/Features: Husky build. Right-handed.
  • Dentals: Unknown. No remarkable characteristics, however lacks good care.
  • Fingerprints: Unknown
  • DNA: Available.
  • Clothing & Personal Items
  • Clothing: Spalding high-top tennis shoes (size 8), black Wrangler pants (size 29X32), shirt (size 34x36), and white Fruit of the Loom briefs (size 30-32).
  • Jewelry: Unknown
  • Additional Personal Items: Unknown
  • Case History

    An oilfield worker discovered the victim's skeletal remains when he kicked up one of the victim's shoes that was protruding from the ground in the vicinity of Weld County Road 8 and Weld County Road 31, near Fort Lupton.

    The body was partially buried in a deep clandestine grave in rock-hard ground which led investigators to believe more than one person was involved in the burial. Pieces of cigarettes found in the grave indicate one of the gravediggers smoked.

    The victim had been buried after July 1993, and likely in the grave for approximately a year.

    Investigating Agency(s)
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  • Agency Name: Weld County Sheriff's Office
  • Agency Contact Person: N/A
  • Agency Phone Number: 970-304-6464
  • Agency Name: Weld County Coroner's Office
  • Agency Contact Person: Jolene Weiner or James Wilkerson IV or Marcia Vincent
  • Agency Phone Number: 970-392-4545
  • E-Mail

  • Agency Case Number: LE: WC9503451
  • NCIC Case Number: N/A
  • NamUs Case Number: Not listed
  • Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.

    Information Source(s)
  • Weld County Sheriff's Office
  • Weld County Coroner's Office

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    Added: Prior to 2011; Last Updated: 2/19/15 - By: DD / Unidentified Persons Coordinator

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