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Case File 79UMFL

Sketch of Victim by J. McMillan

Unidentified White Male

  • Located on January 20, 1990 on Little Talbot Island, Duval County, Florida.
  • Estimated Date of Death: 3 - 6 months prior to discovery.
  • Cause of Death: homicide, gunshot
  • State of Remains: Partial Skeletal

    Vital Statistics

    • Estimated age: 40 - 60 years old
    • Approximate Height and Weight: 6'2" - 6'4"; 250 - 290 lbs.
    • Distinguishing Characteristics: Graying sandy blonde and almost straight hair. Wide face.
    • Clothing: He was wearing a size 40 blue button-down shirt; blue "Hager" pants size 40 long; a white T-shirt; a light gray jacket; black socks; size 13 black leather shoes with laces; white boxer underwear; and a brown belt. He was carrying a hat/visor.
    • Personal Effects : A key chain with 4 keys, 2 being car key of General Motors', a government-issued ball point pen, black frame, non prescription sunglasses, super glue, nail clippers, plastic comb and a black smoking pipe.
    • Skeletal Findings : Possible old laminectomy L4-L5; styloid process on right ulna was very short or broken away and remaining stump eburnated; perforation through left maxillary sinus with fistulous tract from chronic sinus infection; one or more healed fractures of nasal bones; at least partially healed fracture of right second rib.
    • Fingerprints: Not available. Unobtainable.
    • Dentals: Available, Extensive dental work. #5&9: root canal therapy completed; #23-26: fractured; #13: acrylic composite/veneer; #20: tilted distally; #27: rotated; #2,3,7,9,10,11, 12,15 & 18: severe bone loss.
    • DNA: Pending

    Case History
    The victim's skeletal remains located Off the Atlantic coast, at 15000 Block of Hecksher Drive, twenty miles from downtown Jacksonville, Florida, On Little Talbot Island, in a wooded area.
    Little Talbot Island is a undeveloped, barrier island near the Duval/Nassau County line, in Northeast Florida. The entire island - 2,500 acres - is a State Park.
    He was found resting up against a tree and seated on plastic material.

    Personal Effects
    Personal Effects

    If you have any information concerning this man's identity, please contact:
    Duval County Medical Examiner's Office
    Arlene Murnak

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    Source Information: The Florida Times-Union

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