03/21/2019: DNA information added to theunidentified.org
12/20/2018: Case added to theunidentified.org
ESTIMATED YEAR OF DEATH: 1993
HEIGHT: 5'6", estimated
Dentals and DNA available. Fingerprints not available.
Found in a swampy, wooded area in St. Tammany Parish, LA.
remnants of Wrangler brand blue jeans, size 38W/32L.
Nike Air tennis shoes, size 11.
[6 missing person exclusions]
From The Doe Network:
Homicide by gunshot
He was healing from a possible broken hip, that may have caused him to have a limp and back problems. He also had an injury to the left side of his head. Antemortem fracture noted to the right hip bone; remodeling of the right femur and fibula; Schmorls' depression on several vertebrae.
amalgam fillings noted on surfaces of teeth #2 (OL), 3 (OML), 14 (OML), 15 (OL), 17(O), 18 (OBM), 19 (OMD), 20(OD), 30 (OD), 31 (OBM) and 32(O).
The victim was found on October 29, 1993, in swampy woods along railroad tracks, just west of interstate 59, in the Pearl River Wildlife Management Area, and about 1 1/2 miles from the Mississippi state line. He was shot once in the back of the head with a small-caliber weapon.