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Date of Discovery: May 13, 1997
Location of Discovery: Rockdale, Will County, Illinois
Estimated Date of Death: 1990 to 1997
State of Remains: Not recognizable - Partial skeletal parts only
Cause of Death: Unknown
** Listed information is approximate
Estimated Age: 15-24 years old
Height: 5'4" to 5'6"
Hair Color: Unknown
Eye Color: Unknown
Distinguishing Marks/Features: A smooth walled sesion is present on the articular facet of the head of one of the left ribs. A lesion produced by Schmorl's node is present on the superior aspect of the centrum of one lumbar vertebra, ossified flavan lingaments are present on the same element. Arthritic changes may have been present in this person's back.
Dentals: X-rays are available. Distal to tooth #31 is an uninterrupted #32 (wisdom tooth). No dental work on existing teeth. Radiographs available at University of North Texas. Additional dental work pending. Upper mandible and teeth not available. Of the lower teeth only #31 through #27 were located.
Fingerprints: Not available.
DNA: mtDNA available. Entered into CODIS and Texas SDIS (Ref #09-0836).
Clothing & Personal Items
Clothing: None noted.
Jewelry: None noted.
Additional Personal Items: None noted.
On May 13, 1997, parts of a skeleton were found in a rubbish pile at various levels indicating the skeleton was deposited along with the rubble from a building demolished nearby in Joliet, Illinois.
The demolished building had been an abandoned factory frequented by homeless people for several years before the demolition.
If you have any information about this case please contact;
Agency Name: Will County Coroner's Office (IL)
Agency Contact Person: Gene Sullivan
Agency Phone Number: 815-727-8455
Agency Case Number: UN 97-01
NCIC Case Number: U026817635
NamUs Case Number: MP/UP #5206
Former Hot Case Number: 1777
Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.