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Sketch of Victim Right: victim's shoes, shirt and belt.
Date of Discovery: February 19, 2000
Location of Discovery: Lawrence County, South Dakota
Estimated Date of Death: Estimated to have occurred in September of 1999
State of Remains: Skeletal remains
Cause of Death: Homicide; multiple gunshot wounds to the body and head
** Listed information is approximate
Estimated Age: 20 - 25 years old
Race: Native American
Height: 5'7" - 5'10
Hair Color: Dark hair
Eye Color: Unknown
Distinguishing Marks/Features: Unknown
Dentals: No dental work and he had a noticeable overbite.
Fingerprints: Not available
DNA: Not available
Clothing & Personal Items
Clothing: A XL Britannia purple and blue striped button-up shirt with short sleeves,
size 9 Spaulding tennis shoes, a worn, brown leather belt with a worn, oblong silver buckle
(1x2 in. with an inset area in the front which may have held a mount of some type), a XL Bill Blass
spring jacket with green and purple horizontal stripes, Wrangler blue jeans of unknown size,
tan-colored Stubbies swimming trunks and white Hanes underwear, size 30.
Additional Personal Items: Unknown
On February 19, 2000 the skeletal remains of an unidentified Native American male were found in a reclaimed
landfill in rural Lawrence County, South Dakota. It appeared that the suspect(s) attempted to hide the victim
using pieces of scrap lumber found on site. The body was fully clothed at the time of discovery.
If you have any information about this case please contact;
Agency Name: Lawrence County Sheriff's Office
Agency Contact Person: Detective Randall Rosenau
Agency Phone Number: 605-578-2230
Agency Name: South Dakota Division of Criminal Investigation
Agency Contact Person: Special Agent Pat West
Agency Phone Number: 605-642-1311
Agency Case Number: 00-2671
NCIC Case Number: U780001432
Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.
Lawrence County Sheriff's Office