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January 17, 1980 Sacramento, CA John Doe

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  • Last updated: April 14, 2023
  • Sacramento, CA
  • January 17, 1980

Overview of January 17, 1980 Sacramento, CA John Doe

The victim was located on a set of bleachers at Southside Park sports field in Sacramento, California on January 17, 1980, after an anonymous phone call to police. He had been shot at close range just prior to his discovery. Workers at a Burger King restaurant inside the Greyhound Bus Station remembered the victim and recalled he claimed to have recently come to the area from Los Angeles.

Additional Information:

Estimated Date of Death: Minutes prior

State of Remains: Recognizable face

Cause of Death: Homicide by gunshot to the head

Dentals: Available. He had a partial denture plate on his front upper incisors and his upper four front teeth were false. Some dental work appeared to be recent, possibly being completed a week before he died.

Fingerprints: Available.

DNA: Available.

The Doe Network Case Number: 2847UMCA


  1. Date Found:January 17, 1980
  2. NAMUS Number:2410
  3. Race:White and/or Hispanic
  4. Gender:Male
  5. Height: 5'7" to 5'9"
  6. Weight: 147 lbs.
  7. Hair Color:Brown
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