Case :



Gender : Male
Date Of Discovery : September 18, 1978
Location Of Discovery : Toronto, Ontario
Death Interval (estimate) : Several weeks
Race : Unknown
Age : 20 – 40
Height (estimate) : 178 cm (5’10”)
Weight (estimate) : 74 kg (163 lbs)
Hair Colour : Brown – worn straight
Eye Colour : Unknown


Dental Information :

Teeth –  several teeth missing during lifetime, including lower right front tooth
Fillings – several teeth with amalgam fillings
Staining – possibly due to smoking
Dental description – overbite

Medical Information : Unknown
Notable Identifiers :

Chin – scar, no description
Build – heavily muscled, well nourished

Clothing/Jewelry :

Shirt – blue and beige striped shirt, long sleeves
Pants – blue jeans, ‘Levi Strauss’ brand
Undergarment – blue ‘Jockey’ boxers
Socks – dark brown

Other Personal Items :

Watch – ‘Timex’ calendar wrist watch
Currency – totaling $22.09 (one $20.00 bill, one $2.00 bill, one nickel and 4 pennies)
Keys – two
Comb – black

Additional Information :

The body of this unidentified man was recovered from the waters of Lake Ontario in the Toronto Harbour. The location is near Rees Street approximately 200 yards west of where the Harbour Police Station was located at the time.

Likely people who saw him may remember him due to his missing lower right front tooth.

Height and weight are estimates that may not reflect his actual living height and weight.

Contact :

Ontario Provincial Police – Missing Persons and Unidentified Bodies Unit
Additional Details and Contacts

Case Reference : OPP 20050065 – NCMPUR 2005006599
Source Links :

National Centre for Missing Persons and Unidentified Remains
Ontario Provincial Police

Last Modified :
February 1, 2021