Utah Department of Public Safety

BCI - Utah's Unidentified Persons

UTAH DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
MISSING AND UNIDENTIFIED PERSONS
ATTEMPT TO IDENTIFY

Telephone (Daytime): 1-801-965-4686

Additional information on Utah Unidentified deceased can be located on the NamUs database

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Unidentified Male Salt Lake City
Unidentified Female Salt Lake City


Unidentified Male Beaver County
Unidentified Male Beaver County

Unidentified Female Juab County
Unidentified Male Kane County
Unidentified Female Garfield County

Unidentified Male Tooele County

Unidentified Garfield County

Unidentified Millard County

 

Unidentified Male Tooele County 1976

 

 

 


Green River Victims

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Note: The information given below represents only those photos and information that have been authorized by law enforcement for posting. It does not represent all who are reported unidentified in the State of Utah. Law Enforcement: To post information for an unidentified person case, contact the Missing Persons Clearinghouse at (801) 965-4686.

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Unidentified Male

BODYFOUND: June 10, 1976
DOB: Estimated
APPROXIMATE AGE: 17-22
HEIGHT: 5' 9"
WEIGHT: 170
HAIR: Brown
EYES: Brown

RACE: White

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CONTACT: Tooele County Sheriffs Office (435) 882-5600

 

SUMMARY: On June 10, 1976, the body of an unidentified male was found at a sanitation landfill site in rural Tooele County, Utah, approximately 7 miles east of Wendover, Utah. The decedent had been seen alive in Wendover the previous afternoon, which would mean he had been deceased less than 24 hours prior to discovery. The decedent was found wearing a grey to tan t-shirt, blue jeans with patches over the knees, and a black belt. He also had 3 scars: ¾” scar that is white in color on the midline of his forehead, a horizontal approximately 1 ¾” on his left wrist, and a vaccination scar on his left deltoid. He had dark brown to almost black shoulder-length hair that was wavy in texture, and a light beard with a faint mustache on his cheeks and chin. His right foot possessed hammer toes. Anyone with information regarding this case, please contact the Tooele County Sheriff’s Office and reference case#76-8 or the Utah state Medical Examiner and reference case# 197600501

 

IDENTIFYING FEATURES: Dark brown/light black wavy hair. Medium length

 

 

                                                                      Unidentified Male

BODYFOUND: 12/16/2011
DOB:  Estimated
APPROXIMATE AGE: 40-60
HEIGHT: 5'6" to 5'7"
WEIGHT: unknown
HAIR: unknown
EYES: Unknown
RACE: White

 

CONTACT: Millard County Sheriff's Office (435) 743-5302

SUMMARY: On 12/16/2011 drillers found remains on the South shore of the Sevier Lake. Time deceased is 1 to 15 years. White male between the age of 40-60. Possible signs of beard and mustache.Short hair but unknown color. Unknown height and weight. Signs of a healed broken nose, Right ribs 6-7 have healed fractures, right wrist and other bones show signs of arthritis. Clothing on site, red shirt size 26/28, black ski cap with Cal written on front and golden bears on the back, black hoodie, pants, gray hoodie and belt. NamUs# 9718

 

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                                                                      Unidentified Male

BODYFOUND: 6/2/1998
DOB:  Estimated
APPROXIMATE AGE: 25-35
HEIGHT: 5' 8"
WEIGHT: unknown
HAIR: Brown
EYES: Unknown
RACE: Hispanic/Latino

 

CONTACT: Garfield County Sheriff's Office (435) 678-2678

SUMMARY: On 6/2/1998 the body of a young hispanic/latino male was found in the area of Glen Canyon National recreation area. He may have been there for 2 years. He had a calf roping belt buckle and cowboy boots. He may have been traveling from El Paso to Los Angeles. Several items were found. Denim jacket, bath robe jeans, belt, cowboy boots, athletic shoes, yellow metal bracelet chain with eagle charm, sun glasses, brown wallet, ford truck key and a long distance calling card. NamUs case# 9835

IDENTIFYING FEATURES: Everything consistant with a calf roper

 

 

 

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BODYFOUND: 9/3/1978
DOB:  Estimated
APPROXIMATE AGE: 18-22
HEIGHT: 5' 2"
WEIGHT: up to 110 lbs
HAIR: Strawberry/Blonde (possible Sandy Blonde)
EYES: unknown
RACE: White

 

CONTACT: Juab County Sheriff's Office (435) 623-1344

SUMMARY: On 9/3/1978 the body of a white female was located on the shore of Yuba Lake. She was between 18-22 years of age. She had brown hair about 11 inches in length. 1.5 inch wide double hoop earring and white metal barrette were items with the deceased She had a slight crooked front tooth, over crowding. Contact the Juab County Sheriff's Office with any information.
NamUs# 8382

IDENTIFYING FEATURES: Crooked front teeth, double hoop earings.

 

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Unidentified Male

BODY FOUND: 2/6/1994
DOB:  Estimated
APPROXIMATE AGE: 30-40
HEIGHT: 5' 11 " to 6'0"
WEIGHT: unknown
HAIR: Brown
EYES:
RACE: White

 

CONTACT: Kane County Sheriff's Office (435) 644-2349

SUMMARY: On 2/6/1994 the body of a white male was located in Kane County. Clothing found near the decedent include plaid Jacket with blue quilted liner, size XL. Plaid red, white and black flannel shirt, long sleeve. Blue denim trousers, button fly, waist size 33. Pro Action tennis shoes. 11 1/2 size (31 centimeters). Red baseball cap and a paper from Flagstaff Justice court. NamUs# 8514

IDENTIFYING FEATURES: Extensive dental including gold fillings.

 

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Unidentified Female

BODY FOUND: 9/3/1986
DOB:  Estimated 1946-1966
APPROXIMATE AGE: 20-40
HEIGHT: 5' 5 "
WEIGHT: 100-120 lbs (Approximate)
HAIR: Brown
EYES:
RACE: White

 

CONTACT: Salt Lake City Police (801) 799-3560 Detective Hilary Gordon at hilary.gordon@slcgov.com

SUMMARY: On 9/3/1986 the body of a white female was located. The decedent was approx. 20-40 years of age with brown hair. She was wearing denim blue jeans without pockets and a lace trimmed light colored long sleeve blouse. She was wearing a silver ring with a centered black stone and an advance watch with a black band. Slender build

IDENTIFYING FEATURES: Extensive dental work with both gold foil and amalgam restorations

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No Photo AvailableUnidentified Male

BODY FOUND: 3/13/1982
DOB:  Estimated 1947-1957
APPROXIMATE AGE: 25-35
HEIGHT: 5' 4 " to 5' 5 "
WEIGHT: 145 lbs (Approximate)
HAIR: Dark Brown/slightly grey
EYES: Brown
  RACE: White

 

CONTACT: Salt Lake City Police (801) 799-3560 Detective Hilary Gordon at  hilary.gordon@slcgov.com

SUMMARY: On 3/13/1982 the body of a white male was located. The decedent was a white male between the ages of 25 and 35 years old. He was between 5'02" and 5'05" and likely weighed around 145 pounds. He was wearing blue jeans, long sleeved western type shirt/ black and white, Levi coat with wool lining, long wool socks and jockey shorts. He had back surgery on his 2nd and 3rd lumbar vertebae. He had scars on his left arm and left wrist. He was also wearing a silver seiko watch

IDENTIFYING FEATURES: Some dental work. 3 crowns and chipped front tooth

 

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unidentified slcoUnidentified Female

BODY FOUND: 04/20/1998
DOB:  Estimated 1957-1963
APPROXIMATE AGE: 37-45 years
HEIGHT: 5' 1 " to 5' 3"
WEIGHT: 105-115 lbs (Approximate)
HAIR: Shoulder length wavy hair
EYES: Unknown
RACE: White/Hispanic descent

 

CONTACT: Garfield County Sheriff's Office (435) 676-2678 or gcso@color-country.net

SUMMARY: On April 20,1998 the body of an unidentified female was found approximately 36 miles north of Bull Frog, Lake Powell. She was found wrapped in a child's rug. The rug had houses and roadways for children to play on. The victim was Caucasian with some Hispanic or native American, age 37-45 years old, 5'1" to 5'3" tall and estimated 105-115 lbs and she had dark brown wavy shoulder length hair.

IDENTIFYING FEATURES: She has facial freckles, multiple dental restorations, small dark mole on the top of her right ear and small mole on her upper lip, chin and left shoulder. Contact the Garfield County Sheriff's Office with any information. DNA available


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Unidentified Male

BODY FOUND: 4/13/2004
DOB:  Estimated 1954-1964
APPROXIMATE AGE: 40-50
HEIGHT: 5' 6 " to 5' 7 "
WEIGHT: 120-150 lbs (Approximate)
HAIR: Brown
EYES: Unknown
RACE: Asian descent

 

CONTACT: Beaver County Sheriff's Office (435) 438-2862 or tips@beaverutahsheriff.com

SUMMARY: On April 13 2004 the skeletal remains of an unidentified male were located in Beaver County. The decedent was estimated to be of Asian decent. Born between 1954-1964. He was between 5'06" and 5'07" and likely weighed between 120 and 150 pounds. Items found with the decedent were: Oversized pair of denim jeans with speckles of blue paint on them, Solo and Semore brand, waist size 38, size small shirt with military insignia, brown v-neck t shirt, yellow and tan soft leather lace up boots with the letter H branded on the sides and a black leather belt. DNA available. Contact the Beaver County sheriff with any information

IDENTIFYING FEATURES: Some dental work. Porcelain crown.

 

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UnidentifiedMale

BODY FOUND: 4/26/2004
DOB:  Estimated 1959-1971
APPROXIMATE AGE: 33-45 years
HEIGHT: 5' 4 " to 5' 5 "
WEIGHT: Unknown
HAIR: Black w/slight curl
EYES: Unknown
RACE: White/Hispanic descent

 

CONTACT: Beaver County Sheriff's Office (435) 438-2862 or tips@beaverutahsheriff.com

SUMMARY: On April 26,2004 the skeletal remains of an unidentified male were located in Beaver County. The decedent was estimated to be between 33 and 45 years old and was approx. 5'04". Weight is unknown. He may be of hispanic decent and may have been there for 2 years. He had short black hair with a slight curl in it. The following items were located: A long grey and blue parka large in size, Unitech brand, white long sleeve dress shirt with a mandarin collar, white fleece lined sweat pants, and an ace bandage was also located. Contact the Beaver County sheriff with any information

IDENTIFYING FEATURES: DNA available

 

The Washington State Patrol Missing Persons Clearinghouse has provided the following information in an attempt to identify four of the known GREEN RIVER murder victims. If you know the identify of any of the victims, please contact:
King County Sheriff's Office
Major Crimes Unit
Green River Homicides Investigation
206-296-7530

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victim 1Unidentified Female

BODY FOUND: 3/21/1984
DOB:
APPROXIMATE AGE: 12-15
HEIGHT
: 5'2"-5'9"
WEIGHT:
HAIR:
EYES:
RACE: White

 

CONTACT:
King County Sheriff's Office
Major Crimes Unit
Green River Homicides Investigation
206-296-7530

SUMMARY: White female 12-15 years of age. 5’ 2” – 5’ 9”, possibly left handed, crooked and overlapping front teeth.These remains were found 03-21-84 at South 146 and 16 Ave South, in swampy area west of a Little League baseball field in the Burien area near Des Moines Memorial Drive. Death probably occurred in the Spring or Summer of 1983. Dental records are available and a DNA profile has been developed by the University of North Texas and placed into CODIS. A new facial reconstruction was done by the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children.GARY LEON RIDGWAY admitted to this murder, pled guilty and is serving life in prison.

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victim 3Unidentified Female

BODY FOUND: 1/2/1986
DOB:
APPROXIMATE AGE: 14-18
HEIGHT: 5'4"-5'8"
WEIGHT:
HAIR:
EYES:
RACE: White

 

CONTACT:
King County Sheriff's Office
Major Crimes Unit
Green River Homicides Investigation
206-296-7530

SUMMARY: White female 14 – 18 years of age. 5’4”-5’8”. These skeletal remains were found 1-2-86 in wooded ravine near Mountain View Cemetery in Auburn, close to remains of Bones #16 and another identified Green River victim. The victim was found during an evidence search around bones #16. Death probably occurred in the Spring or Summer of 1983. Dental records are available and a DNA profile has been developed by the University of North Texas and placed into CODIS. A new facial reconstruction was done by the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children. GARY LEON RIDGWAY admitted to this murder, pled guilty and is serving life in prison.

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No Photo AvailableUnidentified Female

BODY FOUND: 6/2003
DOB:
APPROXIMATE AGE: 13-24
HEIGHT:
WEIGHT:
HAIR:
EYES:
RACE: White

 

CONTACT:
King County Sheriff's Office
Major Crimes Unit
Green River Homicides Investigation
206-296-7530

SUMMARY: Female 13 – 24 years of age.

These remains were found after extensive searching of site pointed out by GARY RIDGWAY in June of 2003. Minimal skeletal remains were recovered ( 23 bones and three teeth; no skull or mandible). Dental records are available and a DNA profile has been developed by the University of North Texas and placed into CODIS. DNA is consistent with female. Anthropologists could not determine race. Deceased between 10 and 20 years and could date back to the 1970’s. DOB range would therefore be between 1957 and 1980. GARY LEON RIDGWAY admitted to this murder, pled guilty and is serving life in prison.

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If you have any information, please contact the Utah State Clearinghouse on Missing Persons hotline
1-888-770-6477 or 801-965-4686.

[Last Update - Thursday, 07-Aug-2014 06:38:13 MDT]