The Doe Network:
Hot Case 1837


Unidentified Male

  • Discovered on May 22, 1986 in Houston, Harris County, Texas
  • State of Remains: Bone only

Vital Statistics

  • Estimated age: 18-70 years old.
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Male of undetermined race.
  • Dentals: Not available.
  • DNA: Not available.
  • Other: Former Hot Case 1837.

Case History

On May 22, 1986, authorities discovered a cardboard box in an apartment at 2300 Colquitt in Houston. Human remains from five different victims were found in the box.
The various remains were from three females, Hot Case 1833, Hot Case 1834, Hot Case 1835,and two males (including this victim), and Hot Case 1836.

If you have any information about this case please contact:
Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences

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ME Case Number: ML86-3118B

NamUs Case Number: 4243

NCIC Number: U-650004718

Please refer to these numbers when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.

Source Information:
Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences

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Last Updated: 9-2-2011 - By: DD / Hot Case Coordinator