Unidentified White or Asian Male Found December 15, 2006 in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County
Estimated Age: 25 to 35 yrs Estimated Height: 5'10" Estimated Weight: 164 lbs Hair Color: black - fine, straight and at least 2" long Eye Color: unknown Facial Hair: short, sparse, black goatee Scars: small scar on right side of forehead Fingerprints: left thumbprint available Dentals: Available DNA: Available Medical: steel surgical plate, about 2 1/2" on right forearm. Inscription: BIOMET/ A117/ 55-0925-05/61MM/5LOCH (pictured below)
The victim was found in a vacant area just off Lindbergh Blvd in southwest Philadelphia, near the airport. His remains were severely burned, to the point where he was unrecognizable. It is unknown if had any tattoos or other identifying marks due to the charred condition of the body.
His clothing had been destroyed in the fired, but some remnants remained: Thin, black dress socks with basket weave/checkered pattern, black cotton underwear (possibly boxer briefs), black leather belt, Kenneth Cole brand, size unknown, two Levi Strauss buttons from button-fly jeans (pictured below), black leather shoes, Ecco brand, size unknown (pictured below).
If you have any information about this case, please contact:
Philadelphia Medical Examiners Office 215-685-7445