Author Topic: ROCK COUNTY JOHN DOE: WM, found in Beaver Creek Township, MN - 13 March 1981  (Read 388 times)

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While clearing out a concrete culvert at I90 and Rocky City Road 23, a Department of Transportation worker found the victim's skeletal remains. The ditch and culvert were last cleaned on October 21, 1980, and no remains were noted at that time.

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NamUs UP # 11523


ME/C Case Number: 2013-224
Rock County, Minnesota
Age cannot be determined White Male
Case Report - NamUs UP # 11523
Case Information

Status Unidentified
Case number 2013-224
Date found March 13, 1981 00:00
Date created August 23, 2013 08:44
Date last modified February 22, 2017 08:29
Investigating agency
date QA reviewed

Local Contact (ME/C or Other)

Agency Rock Cnty Coroners Ofc
Phone 507-283-4476
Case Manager
Name John Filippi
Phone 817-666-5424

Demographics
Estimated age Cannot Determine
Minimum age 30 years
Maximum age 50 years
Race White
Ethnicity
Sex Male
Weight (pounds) , Cannot Estimate
Height (inches) 67, Estimated
Body Parts Inventory (Check all that apply)
Body conditions
Not recognizable - Near complete or complete skeleton
Probable year of death 1980 to 1981
Estimated postmortem interval Months

Circumstances

Location Found
GPS coordinates
Address 1 I90 and Rock County Rd 23
Address 2 Bridge 9687
City Beaver Creek Twp
State Minnesota
Zip code
County Rock
Circumstances
Remains found in a concrete culvert by a department of transportation worker tasked with unplugging the culvert. The ditch and culvert was last cleaned on 10-21-80 and no remains were noted at that time. Clothing appeared in in their appropriate positions on the skeletal remains.

Physical
Hair color
Head hair
None present-skeletal remains
Body hair
None present-skeletal remains
Facial hair

Left eye color Unknown or Missing
Right eye color Unknown or Missing
Eye description

No other distinctive body features

Clothing on body
Green cotton work type pants with leather type belt. Inseam 281/2 to 29 inches, waist 32 inches.
Boxer type mens underwear.
Clothing with body

Footwear
Leather slip on engineer type boots, light tan to white in color, size 8-9.
Four green socks (2 pairs within each boot)
Jewelry
Small metal locket with a picture of a baby's face.

Other items found
with body

single black plastic comb.

Dental
Status: Dental information / charting is available and entered

DNA
Status: Sample submitted - Tests complete

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http://www.doenetwork.org/cases/2269ummn.html

2269UMMN - Unidentified Male




Artistic rendering of the victim

Date of Discovery: March 13, 1981
Location of Discovery: Beaver Creek Township, Rock County, Minnesota
Estimated Date of Death: 1980-1981
State of Remains: Not recognizable - Near complete or complete skeleton
Cause of Death: Unknown

Physical Description
Estimated Age: 30-50 years old
Race: White
Gender: Male
Height: 5'6" to 5'8"
Weight: Unknown
Hair Color: Unknown
Eye Color: Unknown
Distinguishing Marks/Features: Unknown

Identifiers
Dentals: Available
Fingerprints: Not available
DNA: Available

Clothing & Personal Items
Clothing: Green cotton work pants (inseam 28 1/2 to 29 inches, waist 32 inches), a leather belt, boxers, light tan to white leather slip on engineer boots (size 8-9), and two pairs of green socks.
Jewelry: A small metal locket with a picture of a baby's face.
Additional Personal Items: A black plastic comb.

Circumstances of Discovery
While clearing out a concrete culvert at I90 and Rocky City Road 23, a Department of Transportation worker found the victim's skeletal remains. The ditch and culvert were last cleaned on October 21, 1980, and no remains were noted at that time.

Investigating Agency(s)
Agency Name: Rock County Coroners Office
Agency Contact Person: John Filippi
Agency Phone Number: 507-283-4476
Agency E-Mail: N/A Agency Case Number: 2013-224

NCIC Case Number: Unknown
NamUs Case Number: 11523

Information Source(s)
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Admin Notes
Last Updated: 9/28/2016

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While clearing out a concrete culvert at I90 and Rocky City Road 23, a Department of Transportation worker found the victim's skeletal remains.

Minnesota State Highway 23 (MN 23) is a state highway that stretches from southwestern to northeastern Minnesota. At 343.723 miles (553.169 km) in length, it is the second longest state route in Minnesota, after MN 1. This route, signed east–west, runs roughly diagonally across Minnesota from southwest to northeast.

This route, signed east–west, runs roughly diagonally across Minnesota from southwest to northeast. It indirectly connects Duluth to Sioux Falls, South Dakota, and passes through the cities of St. Cloud, Willmar, and Marshall.

MN 23 runs north from its interchange with Interstate 90 (I-90), 13 miles (21 km) east of Sioux Falls, South Dakota, and then continues north and east across Minnesota to its terminus at its interchange with I-35 in Duluth.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Minnesota_State_Highway_23

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Beaver Creek township, Rock County


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Interstate 90 West approaching Exit 5 - Rock County 6 - 1 mile.




Interstate 90 West at Exit 5 - Rock County 6 - Hills/Beaver Creek.


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