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405UMNY - Unidentified Male

artistic rendinger watch ring ring
Artistic rendering of the victim; Victim's watch and ring.

Date of Discovery: February 1, 1970
Location of Discovery: Saugerties, Ulster County, New York
Estimated Date of Death: Days prior
State of Remains: Recognizable face
Cause of Death: Homicide by gunshot

Physical Description

Estimated Age: 35-45 years old
Race: White
Gender: Male
Height: 5'3"
Weight: 155 lbs.
Hair Color: Dark brown and wavy with a bald spot on the crown.
Eye Color: Unknown
Distinguishing Marks/Features: Unknown


Dentals: Not available
Fingerprints: Available
DNA: Not available

Clothing & Personal Items

Clothing: A 3/4-length tan-brown reversible raincoat, green or gray European-style suit, white dress shirt, black silk Playboy tie, green Rimrock undershirt (size XL), blue cotton pajamas with long sleeves (size 0), white T-shirt, white Sun Valley shorts (size Medium), gray socks, black leather shoes (size 8.5), and black rubber Wings overshoes that were made in Canada.
Jewelry: A silver Omega Sea Master watch (serial number 16815714). A gold ring with a red stone. Markings on the ring identify it as having been manufactured in Portugal.
Additional Personal Items: Unknown

Circumstances of Discovery

The victim was found down an embankment off a public highway, not far from the NYS Thruway in West Saugerties.

Investigating Agency(s)

Agency Name: New York State Police Troop F
Agency Contact Person: N/A
Agency Phone Number: 845-338-1702
Agency E-Mail: nysvicap(at)
Agency Case Number: Unknown

Agency Name: Ulster County Medical Examiner's Office
Agency Contact Person: N/A
Agency Phone Number: 845-340-3323
Agency E-Mail: N/A
Agency Case Number: 3040770

NCIC Case Number: U954749934
NamUs Case Number: UP #9819

Information Source(s)

New York State Troopers

Admin Notes

Added: Prior to 2011; Last Updated: 11/9/15

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