The Doe Network: International Center for Unidentified & Missing Persons
Case File: 871UMCA

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Reconstruction of the Victim by NCMEC / L.A. County Sheriff’s Department

Unidentified Male

  • Date of Discovery: October 2, 1979
  • Location of Discovery: San Dimas, Los Angeles County, California
  • Estimated Date of Death: 2 weeks prior
  • State of Remains: Not recognizable - Partial remains with soft tissues
  • Cause of Death: Unknown
  • Physical Description
    ** Listed information is approximate

  • Estimated Age: 3-8 years old
  • Race: Hispanic
  • Gender: Male
  • Height: 3'8"
  • Weight: 35-45 lbs
  • Hair Color: Dark brown or black, about 1" long.
  • Eye Color: Unknown
  • Distinguishing Marks/Features: Unknown
  • Dentals: Available. No restorations.
  • Fingerprints: Not available.
  • DNA: Not available.
  • Clothing & Personal Items
  • Clothing: Unknown
  • Jewelry: Unknown
  • Additional Personal Items: Unknown
  • Case History

    The child's remains were located in a shallow grave along Glendora Mountain Road, which runs through the San Gabriel Mountains in San Dimas, California.

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

  • Agency Name: Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department
  • Agency Contact Person: Cold Case Unit
  • Agency Phone Number: 323-890-5500
  • Agency Name: Los Angeles County Coroner
  • Agency Contact Person: Daniel Machian
  • Agency Phone Number: 323-343-0512
  • E-Mail

  • Agency Case Number: LE: 079-06043-0851-011; ME: 79-12324; NCMEC: 1110800
  • NCIC Case Number: U970018160
  • NamUs Case Number: UP #4397
  • Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.

    Information Source(s)
  • NamUs
  • Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department

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    Added: Prior to 2011; Last Updated: 9/27/14 - By: DD / Unidentified Persons Coordinator

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