Case :



Gender : Male
Date Of Discovery : June 9, 1968
Location Of Discovery : Amherstburg, Ontario
Death Interval (estimate) : Several months
Race : Unknown
Age : 40 – 60
Height (estimate) : 178 cm (5’10”)
Weight (estimate) : 82 kg (180 lbs)
Hair Colour : Black – with grey streaking
Eye Colour : Unknown


Dental Information :

Restorations – amalgam and porcelain fillings in some teeth
Missing teeth – many missing teeth on upper and lower jaw, would be visible

Medical Information :

Appendix – removed through surgery

Notable Identifiers :

Abdomen – 10 cm (just under 4″) scar on lower right abdomen, likely from appendectomy

Clothing/Jewelry :

Shirt – brown sport shirt with long sleeves, buttons on front, checkered pattern
Shirt – white t-shirt

Pants – blue or black
Undergarments – white thermal long underwear
Belt – black

Socks – maroon cotton socks

Other Personal Items : Unknown
Additional Information :

The remains of this unidentified man were recovered from the Detroit River near Fighting Island.

His estimate height and weight should be viewed with caution as the measurements listed above may not reflect his living height and weight. This is due to unspecified changes observed at autopsy.

Contact :

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

Case Reference : OPP 20130044 – NCMPUR 2016068701
Source Links :

National Centre for Missing Persons and Unidentified Remains
Ontario Provincial Police

Last Modified :
August 22, 2019