11/14/2018: Internal NAMUS Case Modification
DATE OF DEATH: 1979
RACE: WHITE or HISPANIC
HEIGHT: 5'10", estimated
On 07/27/79 a burned body was located in a debris pile at a dead-end road in Covert Twp, MI. The person was found to likely be a Hispanic male, early to middle age. It is estimated he was between 5'9" and 6'1" tall. The victim had suffered a broken nose at some point in his life prior to his death. He was wearing a unique religious medallion that had Spanish writing on the reverse. It translated to "our lady of Guadalupe - pray for us." On the same chain was a gold anchor/ships wheel. The victim was also wearing a electric Timex watch with a twist-o-flex band.Hair believed to be reddish-brown. Had leg hair. Victim had a broken nose prior to death. Footwear: Keds brand tennis shoes. Jewelry: Silver chain with a gold medallion and anchor/ships wheel charm on it. Medallion had the face of Jesus on the front and Spanish writing on the reverse (Our lady of Guadalupe - pray for us).