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Case File 423UMIN

Left: Tattoo of possible letter "R" on left shoulder
Right: Bump or cyst near right elbow

Unidentified Black Male

Vital Statistics

  • Estimated age: 20-29 years old
  • Approximate Height and Weight: 5'7"; 154 lbs.
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Black hair; brown eyes. Tattoo's - possible letter "R" on his left shoulder; possible birthmark on his right shoulder area.
  • Clothing: Red and white leather-type jacket with the word CHICAGO on the front; reversible side was blue with the word NEW YORK; the jacket was a YUTU SPORTSWEAR size XXL; shoes were black Sketchers size 10.5; socks were white. A black mesh shirt TRU ATHLETIC size XL, and a red tank top; blue jeans JC JORDAN CRAIG 32X32; black nylon boxers size medium; a large "Do Rag"; a gold (in color) necklace/chain.
  • Dentals: Unknown
  • Fingerprints: Available
  • DNA: Available

Case History
The victim was located in Gary, Indiana on January 22, 2001.
The decedent had an ID on him that belongs to someone else. The ID is from the Arizona Boys Ranch.
Gary Police Department has investigated this case.

If you have any information about this case please contact:
Lake County Coroner's Office
Investigator Jackie Crook

You may remain anonymous when submitting information.

Agency Case Number: 01-01-22-0055

NCIC Number:

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Source Information:
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Lake County Coroner's Office

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