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Reconstruction of the victim
Date of Discovery: August 20, 1988
Location of Discovery: Unita County, Wyoming
Estimated Date of Death: One month prior
State of Remains: Not recognizable - Decomposing/putrefaction
Cause of Death: Homicide
** Listed information is approximate
Estimated Age: 63-68 years old
Height: 5'7" to 5'9"
Weight: 155-175 lbs.
Hair Color: Brown
Eye Color: Unknown
Distinguishing Marks/Features: Unknown
DNA: mtDNA available at UNT (ref #12-2481).
Clothing & Personal Items
Clothing: All clothing was removed except for socks and white jockey shorts.
Jewelry: Gold ring (size large) with a black or gray colored oval stone and three diamonds inlaid along one side of stone. Small silver ring with three small stones. Citizens quartz watch.
Additional Personal Items: Small pocket knife with two blades and a white handle.
The victim's partially decomposed body was discovered in an uninhabited desert area in Uinta County, 30 yards from a dirt road and eight tenths of a mile from a paved oil field haul road.
The victim died from a single blow to the head with a hammer-type object. His hands had been severed with a shotgun and placed in a 10 inch well casing.
If you have any information about this case please contact;
Agency Name: Uinta County Coroner's Office
Agency Contact Person: N/A
Agency Phone Number: 307-789-2860
Agency Case Number: ME: 88-8359
NCIC Case Number: N/A
NamUs Case Number: UP #10332
Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.