Case :



Gender : Male
Date Of Discovery : August 22, 1973
Location Of Discovery : Kapuskasing, Ontario
Death Interval (estimate) : About 10 days prior to discovery
Race : Unknown
Age : 20 – 40
Height (estimate) : 165 cm (5’5”)
Weight (estimate) : Unknown
Hair Colour : Other – dark hair
Eye Colour : Unknown


Dental Information :

Teeth – numerous teeth missing and remaining have cavities

Medical Information : Unknown
Notable Identifiers : Unknown
Clothing/Jewelry : Unknown
Other Personal Items :

Packet of matches

Additional Information :

The remains of this unidentified man were located in Gough Creek, located at the east end of Queen Street, in Kapuskasing.

At the time of discovery, the area was known to be used by homeless, transients and others as a gathering place to consume alcohol. Whether this is what drew the unidentified man to the area is unknown.

Contact :

Ontario Provincial Police
Additional Details and Contacts

Case Reference : ONCMPUR 20130082 – NCMPUR 2016068154
Source Links :

National Centre for Missing Persons and Unidentified Remains
Ontario Provincial Police

Last Modified :
January 3, 2023