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1979 Shasta County John Doe

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  • Last updated: April 11, 2023
  • Redding, CA
  • January 26, 1979

Overview of 1979 Shasta County John Doe

The decedent, using the name "W. Flannigan," was located in a motel room, in Shasta County, CA. He may be from New Jersey.

Estimated Date of Death: Same day State of Remains: Unknown Cause of Death: Suicide

Dentals: Unknown Fingerprints: Unknown DNA: Unknown

Clothing: Blue jeans; red plaid, wool shirt; green navy weather jacket; tan engineer boots. Jewelry: Unknown Additional Personal Items: Unknown

The Doe Network Case Number: 3079UMCA


  1. Date Found:January 26, 1979
  2. NAMUS Number:Unknown
  3. Race:Caucasian / White
  4. Gender:Male
  5. Height:6'3"
  6. Weight:200 lbs.
  7. Hair Color:Brown
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