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Case File #1 Unidentified 2000

Date: 12/3/2000

Unidentified Caucasian/Hispanic Male
Berrien County, Benton Township, Michigan

Remains: Skeletal.

This individual is thought to have died 3 to 9 months prior to discovery.

Vital Statistics
Estimated age: 35 - 50 years old

Approximate Height : 5'2" - 5'7"

Distinguishing Characteristics: Dark brown to black, straight hair.

Dentals: Available. Several teeth missing with no filling or bridgework found in the victim's teeth.

Clothing: Wrangler blue jeans, unknown size; dark socks; Fruit of the Loom striped briefs size 36-38; black leather belt; purple short sleeve T-shirt, Jersey brand, size XL 46 with "Music City USA, Nashville, Tennessee." imprinted.

On December 3, 2000, the Berrien County Sheriff's Department recovered the skeletal remains of the man in Benton Township.

Investigating Agency

Berrien County Sheriff's Department
Det. Sgt. Mike Danneffel
269-983-7141, Ext. 7245 NCIC Number: U-430001065

919 Port Street
St. Joseph, MI 49085
(269) 983-7141
BCSD Niles Substation
1205 N. Front Street
Niles, MI 49120
(269) 684-5274
BCSD Watervliet Twp Substation
4959 M 140
Watervliet, MI 49098
(269) 463-5495
Deputies may be on patrol
Four Winds Substation
19279 Kinst Road
New Buffalo, MI 49117
(269) 756-9571 ext. 7603
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