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Case File: 762UMMO

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Forensic rendering of victim

Unidentified Male

  • Date of Discovery: January 12, 2000
  • Location of Discovery: Vernon County, Missouri
  • Estimated Date of Death: 3-15 years prior
  • State of Remains: Not recognizable - Near complete or complete skeleton
  • Cause of Death: Unknown
  • Physical Description
    ** Listed information is approximate

  • Estimated Age: 26-36 years old
  • Race: White
  • Gender: Male
  • Height: Unknown
  • Weight: Unknown
  • Hair Color: Unknown
  • Eye Color: Unknown
  • Distinguishing Marks/Features: Unknown
  • Dentals: Available. Unique root morphology on tooth #17. MO amalgam in tooth #19. Tooth #8 and #15 crowns are present but fractured and listed as "no data" in NCIC coding format. Numerous teeth missing postmortem.
  • Fingerprints: Not available.
  • DNA: mtDNA and nucDNA available with UNT. Ref #07-5441.
  • Clothing & Personal Items
  • Clothing: None located.
  • Jewelry: Unknown
  • Additional Personal Items: Unknown
  • Case History

    The skeletal remains of the victim were located in a wooded area southeast of Nevada, Missouri.

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

  • Agency Name: Vernon County Sheriff's Office
  • Agency Contact Person: Sheriff Ron Peckman
  • Agency Phone Number: 417-448-5555
  • Agency Name: Vernon County Coroner's Office
  • Agency Contact Person: David Ferry
  • Agency Phone Number: 417-667-3322
  • Agency Name: Missouri State Highway Patrol
  • Agency Contact Person: Corporal Brad Bearden
  • Agency Phone Number: 417-359-1502
  • Agency Name: LSU FACES Lab
  • Agency Contact Person: Helen Bouzon or Nicole Harris
  • Agency Phone Number: 225-578-4761 or 225-578-3750

  • Agency Case Number: ME: 10232053; LSU FACES Lab: 09-23
  • NCIC Case Number: N/A
  • NamUs Case Number: UP #8023
  • Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.

    Information Source(s)
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