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Case File: 390UMNJ

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Sketch of Victim by Barbara Martin

Unidentified Male

  • Date of Discovery: August 16, 1998
  • Location of Discovery: Newark, Essex County, New Jersey
  • Estimated Date of Death: Same Day
  • State of Remains: Unknown
  • Cause of Death: Manner of death was a pedestrian vs. automobile accident.
  • Physical Description
    ** Listed information is approximate

  • Estimated Age: 29 - 39 (probably early 30's)
  • Race: Caucasian/Hispanic
  • Gender: Male
  • Height: 5'1 to 5'3
  • Weight: 185 - 190 lbs
  • Hair Color: Black
  • Eye Color: Brown
  • Distinguishing Marks/Features: Facial stubble. The victim had facial scars, a lower lip scar, old healed fractures of the skull and a 9-inch-long midline abdominal surgical scar. A small projectile which was found in his lower back is from an old incident and did not contribute to his death.
  • Dentals: Not available
  • Fingerprints: Not available
  • DNA: Not available
  • Clothing & Personal Items
  • Clothing: He was wearing a long-sleeve dark blue shirt, a pair of mismatched socks, brown trousers, a brown belt, and one brown boot.
  • Jewelry: Unknown
  • Additional Personal Items: A paring knife with black handle, $2.50, one stick of Juicy Fruit gum and a chili pepper.
  • Case History

    The victim was struck by an auto on Route 21 southbound by Two Gateway Center in Newark, New Jersey on August 16, 1998.

    Investigating Agency(s)
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  • Agency Name: New Jersey State Police
  • Agency Contact Person: N/A
  • Agency Phone Number: 800-709-7090
  • E-Mail

  • Agency Case Number: 9873772
  • NCIC Case Number: U185814466
  • Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.

    Information Source(s)
  • New Jersey State Police

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