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Case File 50UMTX

Sketch of Victim

Unidentified White/Hispanic Male

  • Located on March 16, 1990 in Nueces County, Texas.
  • Estimated Date of Death: 12 - 18 months prior to discovery.

    Vital Statistics

    • Estimated age: 17 - 25 years old
    • Approximate Height and Weight: 5'3 - 5'5"; weight unknown
    • Distinguishing Characteristics: Brown hair; eye color unknown. He had a small build.
    • Clothing: He was wearing Spaulding swim trunks; a button-down shirt.
    • Jewelry: A silver medallion with an image of St Benedict holding a cross in one hand and the book of his Rule in the other. Flanking him on each side are the words: Crux S. Patris Benedicti (The Cross of the Holy Father Benedict), Inscribed in the circle surrounding Benedict are the words: Ejus in obitu nostro presentia muniamur (May his presence protect us in the hour of death). On the other side is the cross. The vertical beam of the Cross has five letters: C.S.S.M.L., meaning Crux Sacra Sit Mihi Lux (May the holy Cross be for me a light). The horizontal beam of the Cross also has five letters: N.D.S.M.D., meaning Non Draco Sit Mihi Dux (Let not the dragon be my guide). The four large letters at the angles of the Cross: C S P B stand for Crux Sancti Patris Benedicti (The Cross of the Holy Father Benedict). Encircling the Cross in a circle around the right margin are these letters: V.R.S.N.S.M.V., meaning Vade retro Satana; nunquam suade mihi vana (Begone Satan! Suggest not to me thy vain things). Around the left margin of the circle are these letters: S.M.Q.L.I.V.B., meaning Sunt mala quae libas; ipse venena bibas (The drink you offer is evil; drink that poison yourself). At the top of the circle is the word PAX (Peace). (see images below):

    Medallion Side OneMedallion Side Two

    Above Images: Victim's Medallion

    If you have any information concerning this man's identity, please contact:
    Texas Department Of Public Safety
    Nueces County Sheriff's Office

    All information may be submitted on an anonymous basis.

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    Source Information: Texas Department Of Public Safety
    Sancta Org

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