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Unidentified Human Remains – Apex, North Carolina

Attention: Violent Crime/Missing Person/Cold Case/Crime Analysis Units

 

Found on 7/9/2003 in Apex, North Carolina

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Victim Reconstructed Photo

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Items recovered with victim

6/11/2015

On July 9, 2003, the unidentified remains of a Hispanic male, possibly of South American descent, were discovered in the area of Jenks Road in Wake County, North Carolina. The victim’s teeth were in poor condition with some mild gum recession. The color of his eyes and hair and estimation of his weight could not be determined. It is believed that the victim had been deceased for approximately 1 year before the skeletal remains were discovered. Based on forensic analysis, the victim spent less than 5 years in North Carolina. He may have been a migrant worker.

Race: Hispanic (South American descent)

Sex: Male

Age: 40 to 50 years old

Height: 5’6”

Clothing: Lejanoeste cowboy boots (size 10 ½), brown leather belt (size 37), black jeans, large polo shirt, size 26 underwear, and size 9 ½ gold ring with a black face and a gold-colored religious figure

Agency case #: 03-034591

NamUs case #: 6270

To provide or request additional information, please contact Detective T.S. Barefoot, Wake County, North Carolina, Sheriff’s Office, at 919-856-2601 or scott.barefoot@wakegov.com or the FBI’s Violent Criminal Apprehension Program (ViCAP) at 800-634-4097 or vicap@leo.gov.


Unidentified Human Remains – Highland Springs, Virginia

Attention: Violent Crime/Missing Person/Cold Case/Crime Analysis Units

Found on 1/28/2014 in Highland Springs, Virginia

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6/11/2015

On January 28, 2014, the victim’s remains were found near some vacant apartments in Highland Springs, Virginia. The victim’s skull was separated from the other remains due to either animal interference or environmental circumstances. Other skeletal bones were found tied inside four layers of black, plastic trash bags and were lying underneath a futon mattress. Under the mattress was a “Sponge Bob” fleece blanket.

Sex: Male

Race: White or Hispanic/Latino

Age: 25 to 35

Height: Approximately 4’8”

Weight: Unknown

Hair: Brown

ViCAP alert #: 2015-05-02

To provide or request additional information, please contact Detective Matt Rosser of the Henrico County, Virginia, Police Department at 804-928-0273 or Ros44@henrico.us; Investigative Analyst Joyce Salmon of the Henrico, Virginia, Police Department at 804-501-4842, SAL06@henrico.us, or joyce.salmon@henrico.us; or the FBI’s Violent Criminal Apprehension Program (ViCAP) at 800-634-4097 or vicap@leo.gov.


RANDOM SHOOTER SERIES

Attention: Violent Crime/Crime Analysis Units

6/11/2015

Between the dates of February 17, 2015, and February 22, 2015, five separate shooting incidents occurred in Houston and Missouri City (southwest section of the Houston metroplex), Texas. The shootings seemed to be random, robbery was not a motive, and the victims usually were pedestrians walking alone. One of the incidents resulted in a homicide. The Houston and Missouri City Police Departments are requesting assistance in identifying the suspect of these shootings.

Offender description:

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Race:
Black (light skinned or mixed race)

Sex: Male

Age: approximately 30 years old

Vehicles: Black Jeep Cherokee, dark SUV

Weapons: .380-caliber handgun

Agency case #: Houston PD 20977715 (homicide case)

ViCAP alert #: 2015-05-01

To provide or request additional information, please contact Sergeant Norman Ruland of the Houston, Texas, Police Department at 713-308-3600 or the FBI’s Violent Criminal Apprehension Program (ViCAP) at 800-634-4097 or vicap@leo.gov.


Unidentified Human Remains – Immokalee, Florida

Attention: Violent Crime/Missing Person/Cold Case/Crime Analysis Units

Found on October 18, 1980, in Immokalee, Florida

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2/10/2015

The remains of an unidentified Hispanic male were discovered in Immokalee, Florida. The victim was wearing Levi’s brand blue jeans; K-Mart brand underwear; a Prest Rite-brand long-sleeved, red-checked flannel shirt; green socks with orange and white stripes at the top; and brown boots. The victim may have had family living in Houston and Dallas, Texas. He was known by the name Raldalpho or Raldalfo (name spelling was determined to vary).

Race: Hispanic

Sex: Male

Age: 20 to 25 years old

Height: 5’6”

Weight: 154 pounds

Hair: Black

Eyes: Brown

Distinguishing characteristics: Linear scars on both the left and right arms                                                        

Agency Case #: 80-36053

NamUs #: 1294

ViCAP Alert#: 2015-01-01

To provide or request additional information, please contact Senior CRI Kim K. Cherney, Collier County, Florida, Sheriff’s Office, at 239-252-0050, kim.cherney@colliersheriff.org, or kim.cherney@leo.gov or the FBI’s Violent Criminal Apprehension Program (ViCAP) at 800-634-4097 or vicap@leo.gov.


Missing Person – Atlantic City, New Jersey

Attention: Violent Crime/ Cold Case/Crime Analysis Units

Sierra Sahara Thomas

Missing since November 21, 2002, from Atlantic City, New Jersey

2/10/2015

On November 21, 2002, Sierra Thomas was with a male friend when her then-current boyfriend saw them together. A short time later, the victim and her boyfriend met. He is the last person to see her alive. He was last seen wearing light blue sweatpants, dark blue or black shirt, black jacket, and a multicolored scarf.

Race: Black

Sex: Female

Age: 19 years old (at time of disappearance)

Height: 5’1” to 5’2”

Weight: 140 to 150 pounds

Hair: Black

Eyes: Brown                                                                             

Agency Case #: 02-158598

NamUs #: 11955

ViCAP Alert#: 2015-02-01                                                

To provide or request additional information, please contact Detective Charles Stuart, Atlantic City, New Jersey, Police Department, at 609-318-4450 or cstuart@acpolice.org or the FBI’s Violent Criminal Apprehension Program (ViCAP) at 800-634-4097 or vicap@leo.gov.


Unidentified Human Remains – Alsip, Illinois

Attention: Violent Crime/Missing Person/Cold Case/Crime Analysis Units

Found on 09/23/1980 in Alsip, Illinois

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2/10/2015

On 09/23/1980 at approximately 12:19 p.m., the body of a black female was located in the Cal-Sag Channel in Alsip, Illinois. The victim was facedown in the fetal position naked from the waist down. She had six stab wounds to her back and two to her chest. She was bound with an electrical cord around her hands and had a neck tie around her neck, which also bound one hand to her upper legs. Her face was covered with adhesive tape. She was found wearing a blue wool sweater, dark floral blouse, and a beige bra.

Race: Black

Sex: Female

Age: 19 to 25 years old

Height: 5’5” to 5’7”

Weight: 133 pounds

Hair: Black

Eyes: Brown

ViCAP Alert#: 2015-02-02

To provide or request additional information, please contact Special Agent Ken O’Brien, Illinois State Police, at 847-608-3213 or Kenneth_Obrien@isp.state.il.us or the FBI’s Violent Criminal Apprehension Program (ViCAP) at 800-634-4097 or vicap@leo.gov.


Unidentified Human Remains – Clay County, Missouri

Attention: Violent Crime/Missing Person/Cold Case/Crime Analysis Units

Found on April 18, 1985 in Clay County, Missouri

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Victim’s Hair Comb

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Composite Sketch

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Reconstruction

3/10/2015

On April 18, 1985 the victim’s remains were found in a field on Cooley Road north of Route 210 in rural Southeastern Clay County, Missouri. The only remains found were the victim’s skull and a few other bones. There was a brown hair comb, numerous teeth, and two bullets recovered near the skull.

Sex: Female

Race: Unknown

Age: 18 - 25

Height: Approximately 5’5”

Weight: Unknown

Hair: Brown

ViCAP alert #: 2015-03-01

To provide or request additional information, please contact Detective Shane O’Roark of the Clay County, Missouri, Sheriff’s Office at 816-407-3716 or coldcase@sheriffclayco.com or the FBI’s Violent Criminal Apprehension Program (ViCAP) at 800-634-4097 or vicap@leo.gov.

 

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