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Artistic renderings of the victim (Daniel Marion)
Date of Discovery: July 24, 2000
Location of Discovery: Golden, Jefferson County, Colorado
Estimated Date of Death: 14 months prior
State of Remains: Not recognizable - Near complete or complete skeleton
Cause of Death: Unknown
** Listed information is approximate
Estimated Age: 45-55 years old
Height: 5'3" to 5'6"
Weight: 135 lbs.
Hair Color: Brown
Eye Color: Unknown
Distinguishing Marks/Features: He had a slight build.
Dentals: Available. Evidence of bad teeth, a tooth implant, a root canal and gum disease.
Fingerprints: Not available.
Clothing & Personal Items
Clothing: Blue jeans (32x30), camouflage jacket (size Large), a blue/green/red plaid shirt (size Large), white Fruit of the Loom underwear (size 32-38), white socks, and Air Nike tennis shoes.
Additional Personal Items: Marlboro cigarette package.
A work crew building Galbraith hiking trail discovered the victim's remains a mile up the canyon and well away from Golden Gate Canyon Road.
The man was likely homeless, although the area is not frequented by homeless people.
If you have any information about this case please contact;
Agency Name: Jefferson County Coroner's Office
Agency Contact Person: John Graham or Cheryl Moore
Agency Phone Number: 303-271-6480 or 6996
Agency Name: Jefferson County Sheriff's Office
Agency Contact Person: Detective T.J. Acierno
Agency Phone Number: 303-271-5626
Agency Case Number: LE: 00-13413; ME: 2000-550
NCIC Case Number: U280000591
NamUs Case Number: UP #11940
Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.
Colorado Bureau of Investigations
Jefferson County Coroner's Office
Denver Rocky Mountain News Archive