Park Co John Doe 1974

Park Co John Doe 1974

On February 11, 1974 the decomposing body of a White/Caucasian male was found near rocks at the bottom of a steep slope above Geneva Road a short distance from US Hwy 285 near Grant, Colorado. No vehicles were found in the area and the deceased had no identification. The man was wearing blue jeans, a long sleeve shirt, long johns and boots. Forensic investigators determined he was between 30 and 60 years old, 6’ 2” tall, and weighed about 160 pounds. The man died approximately 4 months prior to being discovered, sometime in the fall or early winter of 1973.

NamUs ID: UP16790
Date Body Found: February 11, 1974
Race: White / Caucasian
Gender: Male
Estimated Age: 30-60
Estimated PMI: 4 Months
Location: Grant, CO

Agency of Jurisdiction
Park County Coroner’s Office
David Kintz Jr

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Status: Research in progress

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January 6, 2020