Poster of John  Doe, #1971

John Doe, #1971

John  Doe, #1971
  • Case number: 1971
  • Incident location: In Lake Erie near East 9th St. Pier
    Cleveland , Ohio - Cuyahoga County
  • Incident date: 3/10/1997
  • Homicide date: Unknown
  • Gender: Male
  • Race/Ethnicity: Asian
  • Height: 5'5"
  • Weight: 101
  • Hair color: Salt and pepper
  • Eye color: Brown
  • Law enforcement agency: Cuyahoga County Coroner's Office


On March 10, 1997, the remains of an unknown Asian male, between the age of 18-70 were located in Lake Erie near the 9th St. Pier. He was wearing a blue jacket with red trim, white sweatshirt with “Operation Desert Shield”, brown pants, blue with yellow hooded sweatshirt, pink undershirt, blue briefs, thermal top, gold pajama bottoms, brown socks, brown cap, brown belt on pants, and black shoes. This man had no an unshaven mustache and no beard. Forensic sketch of possible likeness. The outer portion of decedent's eyebrows were thicker than sketch. DNA and fingerprints are available for comparison.

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