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Case File: 750UMTX

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Artistic renderings of the victim; Victim's glasses

Unidentified Male

  • Date of Discovery: May 27, 1998
  • Location of Discovery: Austin, Travis County, Texas
  • Estimated Date of Death: Day prior
  • State of Remains: Recognizable face
  • Cause of Death: Suicide by hanging
  • Physical Description
    ** Listed information is approximate

  • Estimated Age: 20-35 years old
  • Race: White
  • Gender: Male
  • Height: 6'0" to 6'1"
  • Weight: 150-155 lbs.
  • Hair Color: Brown, slightly wavy.
  • Eye Color: Hazel
  • Distinguishing Marks/Features: Wore a full beard and mustache. Healing scars on the inside of both wrists.
  • Dentals: Not available. Extensive and expensive dental work.
  • Fingerprints: Available.
  • DNA: Not available.
  • Clothing & Personal Items
  • Clothing: Green dress shirt, khaki pants, camouflage hat, a brown belt, and black Nike sneakers.
  • Jewelry: Timex watch with a broken band.
  • Additional Personal Items: Prescription eyeglasses, a Bible, black rubber flashlight, and a 10-speed Free Spirit Sears bike,
  • Case History

    An employee of the local water treatment plant discovered the victim hanging from a tree on Redbud trail. He had possibly lived in a tent or in one of the caves on the property above Lake Austin. He appeared to be homeless.

    Investigating Agency(s)
    If you have any information about this case please contact;

  • Agency Name: Travis County Medical Examiners Office
  • Agency Contact Person: Inv. Daniel Jackson
  • Agency Phone Number: 512-854-9599
  • Agency Name: Texas Department of Public Safety
  • Agency Contact Person: Missing Persons Clearinghouse
  • Agency Phone Number: 512-424-5074

  • Agency Case Number: ME: 98-564; LE: 981470488; TXDPS: U9812001
  • NCIC Case Number: U176113325
  • NamUs Case Number: UP #8560
  • Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.

    Information Source(s)
  • NamUs
  • Texas Department of Public Safety
  • Statesman News Archive

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    Last Updated: 8/10/14 - By: DD / Unidentified Persons Coordinator


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