In California, there are many murder victims in the category of unidentified decedentswhose identities remain unknown. In most of these cases, their murderers have never been identified. The victim looing a young man, aged 15 to 20 when he was shot to death by police during an alleged attempted burglary.
His frame was noticeably thin. Blue pants, a brown leather belt, green lookiing, white boxers and gray shoes were also worn by the decedent.
In an update init was stated that his name may have been "Randolph Houser". The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children also 335 a new reconstruction of the young man in On July 16,emergency responders responded to a building fire in Perris, California. After the fire was extinguished, firefighters located the charred remains of two young African American women. One   or both oceansied  of the women had substantial amounts of ykunger in their bodies s differand investigators believe that they were killed by homicidal means, deposited at the location, and set ablaze.
Any clothing worn by either woman was destroyed in the fire. Two suspects have since been identified in the women's murders. On August 3,the body of a young white female was found by a group of hunters in a quarry in Lompoc, California. Her killer had stabbed her and slit her throat.
It appeared that her body had been dragged across dust and brush and dumped behind a cluster of rocks near old State Route 1 and was most likely killed at the location. She had brown hair which was dyed a reddish blonde, blue eyes, and protruding incisorsand had had 19 dental fillings made within the oceanaide two years of her life. She also had pierced ears and silver nail polish. She was found wearing brown sandals with gold-colored buckles, a dark blue blouse, black bra, pink bikini panties, homemade white bell-bottoms decorated with a blue floral print, and thin horeshoe-shaped gold earrings.
She was buried in but exhumed in for DNA extraction. On September 7,the remains of a young white female were recovered from a shallow grave off of Interstate 5 in Castaic, California. She had been possibly shot to death. Animal activity was noted with her remains. She was estimated to be between 19 and 26 years old, and was 5 feet 5 inches tall. She had brown hair. Weight oceanxide eye looikng could not be ascertained. Inside the ring looklng a stamped inia with three candles.
Investigators believe that she may have been a hitchhiker. On October 2,the body of a young white female was discovered in a room in the St.
Louis Hotel, after being youngdr by a man named Taylor Morris Teaford. Teaford had beaten her to death and then strangled her with her own clothing. She was estimated to be between 16 and 25 years old, was 5 feet 5 inches tall, and weighed pounds. She had scars on her right forearm near her elbow and on her right hand. She also had needle marks on her elbows, indicating drug use.
She was found wearing a white knit dress, a black bra, blue panties. More clothing found on the scene included a white sweater, white knee-high leather boots, multi-colored bell-bottom jeans, a multicolored blouse, and a multicolored miniskirt dress. Teaford currently has an arrest warrant issued for the murder of the unknown woman. On the night of November 5,the body of a young man who was between eighteen and twenty-five years old was discovered in Hacienda HeightsLos Angeles County, California.
The victim had suffered several gunshot wounds, which were ly heard by residents. He was found at the base of a ditch next to a road that had blood visible on it, which was likely his. The John Doe wore a denim jacket, brown boots, a pink shirt and bell bottom jeans with the words "love" and "peace" sewn on the legs, respectively. Jewelry worn by the decedent consisted of a gold-colored earring with a peaceand a white chained rosary bead necklace.
He stood at six feet tall and weighed pounds. He also may have worn a pair of yellow glasses found near his body. Apart from the image shown, his face has been reconstructed by the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children.
On February 6,the naked body of a young oceansice, between 17 and 25 years old, was found in a ditch near a freeway in Wilmington, California. He was 5 feet 8 inches tall, and had a faint beard, medium-length younber hair, and a fair complexion. His hair and eyes were brown. He had type A blood. The victim had a of thin, inch-long scars on the far end of his right leg.
It is pd that this individual was murdered by serial killer Randy Steven Kraft. An entry simply reading "Wilmington" on a log of the murders Kraft is known to have compiled is believed to refer to this individual. On June 13,the dismembered body of a young to middle-aged white female was found inside of a reddish-orange suitcase underneath a pier in San Diego, California. Cause of death was found to be homicide by stabbing. She was estimated to be between 20 and 40 years old, was 5 feet 1 inch to 5 feet 6 inches tall, and weighed pounds.
She had what was described as 'perfect teeth' and her fingerprints had been amputated in the past. Fir believe that she may have possibly been from Los Angeles, and was of Portuguese or Italian descent. On December 24, an unknown homeless man was allegedly abducted and killed in San Francisco California during the Zebra murders of ; all that was found of his remains were his torso, arms, and legs. A young woman murdered in Her killer confessed to her murder in On September 13,the body of a young African American female was found nude, lying in a road, in Compton, California.
She was shot in the head twice, of which she survived, however oceansidr blunt trauma of being tossed from a moving vehicle afterwards caused her death. She was estimated to be between 14 and 17 years old, between 4 feet 11 inches and 5 feet 2 inches tall, and weighed 90 to pounds. She had black, short, curly hair and brown eyes as well as a scar on her left foot. She was found wearing a pceanside ring with a black stone, a gold bracelet, a silver bracelet, a silver necklace, and a silver ring with a white stone and six green stones.
There were no s of sexual assault, and no traces of drugs or alcohol in her system.
The victim was cremated inhowever, DNA is available for comparison or analysis. On October 24,the body of a young African American woman was found in a drainage canal in the Rubidoux area of Riverside County, California.
She appeared to have died from an overdose, however investigators have not ruled out it being a homicide. She was between 19 and 25 years old, was 5 feet 8 inches tall, and weighed pounds. She had a short, afro styled haircut and brown eyes. She was described as well groomed, and had false nails, polish on her toenails oceansire pierced ears. Her teeth were healthy.
She was found wearing blue denim pants, a blue T-shirt with a red and green logo on the front, a silver fork bracelet with a brown stone, and a ring with a two-rose de and a clear stone. She was found wrapped in a large brown blanket that was tied with an electrical cord. Investigators could find no injury to the body, and believed that she had been dumped at the location about a day prior. The remains of aged nine to twelve were recovered on October 20,after an initial discovery on October 13 in a wooded area in Woodside, San Mateo County, California.
The child was about four feet seven inches to five feet tall, and of an indeterminable weight.
He likely did not have access to dental care, as many problems were noticed in his teeth. The body was found clothed. A pair of size seven to seven and a half boots, a blue, long-sleeved sweater, and crucifix made of wood were found near the remains. The body was initially believed to be that of an adult female until the victim was concluded to be a male around the age of looknig.
It is lookinh that the victim may have been a "migrant worker.
The body of a white female between eighteen and thirty was found on May 30, near Nipton, San Bernardino County, California. She had died from a shotgun wound to her back and was then deposited in a mine shaft in the Mojave Desert.
The victim's tounger teeth overlapped and none of her wisdom teeth were found. She is not believed to have given birth during her lifetime. She had auburn hair and had ly painted her fingernails pink or orange. The body of a girl between the ages of 14 and lookibg years was discovered on the side of a road on February 14,in Otay, California. She had died two days prior. Her body was unrecognizable because it had been set on fire.
The cause of her death was by poisoning and torture. Examination concluded that she was a white girl, between 5 younyer and 5 feet 1 inch tall, weighing 85 to 90 pounds. Her eye color is pd to have been brown, although the autopsy did not confirm the color. Her hair was brown and tied back with a rubber band. The victim had had her ears pierced. Her right ear was deformed and was smaller than her left ear, which was a distinctive feature. She had had a root canal done on her bottom right front tooth, which was split into two pieces.
Up to 1, dollars is being offered for information on the case. A white male, between 15 and 23 years old, was found lying face down on the pavement of Division Street in Long Beach, Californiain the early hours of June 3,