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Unidentified Persons

The Denver Office of the Medical Examiner has averaged around 1 unidentified person per year since 1980. All of the below cases remain open. They are organized according to year they were found. For more information regarding any of the cases below, please call the Denver Office of the Medical Examiner at 720-337-7600.

WARNING: Some pictures may be of a graphic or sensitive nature.  Images may include retouched photographs, photographs of tattoos, or personal effects found with the individual.

Case #: 2587

Year: 2005

Where: Stairwell at 2770 California

When: 6/25/2005

Gender: Male

Race: Hispanic

Age: 35-55

Height: 5'7"

Weight: 180 lbs.

Hair: Black w/gray                Other: Mustache

Features: (1) "TIJUANA" Tattoo on Upper Back (2) Linear scar on upper left arm

Picture: Picture 1

Case #: 0849

Year: 2002

Where: South the 6th Ave. near the Denver Waste Management Building

When: 2/22/2002

Gender: Male

Race: 

Age: 50-60

Height: 5' 8"

Weight: 110 lbs.

Hair: Gray                Other: Stubble

Features: (1) No Front Teeth (2) No tattoos or scars

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Year: 1999

Where: 4600 National Western Dr. near South Platte River

When:

Gender: Male

Race: Caucasian, Hispanic, or Native American

Age: 40-60

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Hair:                  Other:  

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Year: 1999

Where: 1135 Broadway

When: 2/25/1999

Gender: Male

Race: Caucasian

Age: 45-60

Height: 5' 7"

Weight:  Slight-Medium Build

Hair:                  Other:  

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Year: 1997

Where: 2400 block alley between Irving St. & Julian St.

When: 01/08/1997

Gender: Male

Race: Hispanic

Age: 45-60

Height: 5' 7"

Weight:  160 Lbs.

Hair: Brown                    Other: Thin Mustache

Features: (1) A name tattooed on upper left arm (2) scar on left forearm

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Year: 1996

Where: Storm drain at 5050 Humboldt St.

When: 01/26/1996

Gender: Male

Race: Caucasian

Age: 30-45

Height: 5' 5"

Weight:  150 lbs.

Hair:                  Other:  

Features:  Degenerative Bone Disease

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Year: 1990

Where:  

When:  

Gender: Male

Race: Caucasian

Age: 30-35

Height: 5' 7.5"

Weight:  120 lbs.

Hair:                  Other:  

Features: 

Picture:  Picture 1

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Year: 1988

Where: Rio Grande West Railroad at 6th St. & Navajo 

When: 

Gender: Male

Race: Caucasian

Age: 60-70

Height: 5' 11.5"

Weight:  138 lbs.

Hair: Gray              Other:  Frontal Balding   

Features: Hazel Eyes

Picture:  Picture 1

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Year: 1987

Where: Platte River near West 13th St. and Zuni St.

When: 01/30/1987

Gender: Male

Race: Caucasian, Asian or Hispanic

Age: 25-35

Height: 6' 1"

Weight:  157 lbs.

Hair: Dark             Other:    

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Year: 1987

Where: 1350 Columbine St.

When: 06/07/1987

Gender: Male

Race: Black

Age: 24-40

Height: 6' 0.5"

Weight:  183 lbs.

Hair:                                         Other:    

Features: (1) Possibly known as "Kinky" (2) Several tattoos on right lower leg

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Case #: 86347

Year: 1983

Where: 2350 S. Jason St. near a dumpster

When: 

Gender: Female

Race: Caucasian

Age: 50-60

Height: 5' 3"

Weight:  120 lbs.

Hair: Brown with gray                    Other:    

Features: Upper dentures

Picture: Drawing 1

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Year: 1983

Where: 2400 Block of W. 32nd Ave.

When: 10/16/1983

Gender: Male

Race: Hispanic or Native American

Age: 20-30

Height: 5' 7"

Weight:  136 lbs.

Hair: Black                   Other: Goatee

Features: Multiple tattoos including: "Mary Jane" & “Rebeto E Causa"

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Case #: 82214

Year: 1981

Where: 2400 Block of W. 32nd Ave.

When: 03/21/1981

Gender: Male

Race: Hispanic

Age: 25-35

Height: 5' 2"

Weight:  111 lbs.

Hair: Black                   Other: Long Hair, Mustache, Side Burns

Features: 

Picture:  Picture 1

Case #: 80248

Year: 1980

Where: Under the 23rd St. Viaduct, near the railroad tracks

When: 04/25/1980

Gender: Male

Race: Hispanic

Age: 40-50

Height: 5' 10"

Weight:  123 lbs.

Hair: Black with gray             Other: Long Hair, Mustache

Features: Brown Eyes

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Case #: 7826

Year: 1979

Where: 728 28th St.

When: 05/21/1979

Gender: Male

Race: Caucasian

Age: 30-50

Height: 5' 7" - 5' 8"

Weight:  117 lbs.

Hair: Black                   Other: 

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