Case :



Gender : Male
Date Of Discovery : May 29, 2003
Location Of Discovery : Amherstburg, Ontario
Death Interval (estimate) : Unknown
Race : Other – bio-geographic ancestry testing predicts European ancestry
Age : 35 – 55
Height (estimate) : 165 cm – 168 cm (5’5” – 5’6”)
Weight (estimate) : 68 kg (150 lbs)
Hair Colour : Black – black/brown, straight
Eye Colour : Unknown


Dental Information :

Dentures – full upper and partial lower dentures
Staining – due to smoking or heavy coffee drinking

Medical Information :

Spine – curvature of the spine

Notable Identifiers :

Posture – may have appeared stooped due to curvature of spine
Facial hair – greying moustache and beard

Tattoo – on upper left arm, no description available

Clothing/Jewelry :

Jacket – dark green and orange, bomber style with knitted waist and cuffs, orange colour inside lining, zipper front
Sweatshirt – black with Arizona Diamond Backs’ and ‘Major League Baseball’ stitched on back, logo in centre
Shirt – grey t-shirt

Pants – grey, ‘Docker’ brand
Undergarments – white, ‘Haynes’ brand

Footwear – brown shoes, ‘Merrell’ brand
Socks – black

Other Personal Items :

Bus pass – Detroit area bus pass dated November 2002
Keys – 7 keys on two key rings, both on ‘Ford Motor Company’ lanyard

Currency – two $100.00 bills (US currency) and change
Gloves – 2 large latex gloves located in the jacket pocket

Additional Information :

The body of this unidentified man was recovered from the Detroit River near the Livingston Channel in Amherstburg, Ontario.

Weight estimate may not accurately measure living weight due to changed noted at autopsy.  As well, there is conflicting information as to the exact date that the remains were located.

Contact :

Ontario Provincial Police
Additional Details and Contacts

Case Reference : OPP 20060276 – NCMPUR 2016061103
Source Links :

National Centre for Missing Persons and Unidentified Remains

Last Modified :
January 12, 2023

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