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Washoe County Medical Examiner - Coroner's Office


 

 Ellen G. I. Clark, M.D., Chief Medical Examiner

 

E-mail: lsack@washoecounty.us

Physical address:
10 Kirman Avenue
Reno, Nevada 89502

Mailing address:
P.O. Box 11130
Reno, Nevada 89520

Phone:
775-785-6114

Fax:
775-785-6163


 

Unidentified Remains

The following list represents unidentified remains recovered in the Northern Nevada/Northern California region, examined by the Washoe County Coroner/Medical Examiner's Office beginning in 1979.  For more detailed information, such as dental records and photographs, the Washoe County Medical Examiner and Coroner utilizes the U.S. Department of Justice National Missing and Unidentified System (NamUs) website.  This site can be found at www.namus.gov.

Date found: July 13, 1979
Washoe County Coroner Case #0487-79
White male, estimated weight 200 pounds, 71 inches tall. Decomposed body submerged in Truckee River, Lockwood area, rural Washoe County, Nevada. Clad in fisherman`s waders. "DON" tattoo on left upper arm.
Cause of Death: Drowning/Accident
Agency: Washoe County Sheriff

Date of Death: July 16, 1980
Washoe County Coroner Case #0514-80
Black male, beard with mustache, estimated 25 to 30 years of age, 135 pounds, 64 inches tall, black hair. 17cm healed surgical scar located on upper midline abdomen.  Suspect in robbery of Nevada Savings and Loan. Fled scene in automobile pursued by Sparks Police on Interstate 80 eastbound. Lost control, struck fixed object.
Cause of Death: Craniocerebral injuries due to blunt force automobile trauma/Accident
Agency: Sparks Police Department

Date Found: February 24, 1982
Washoe County Coroner Case #0145-82
Newborn, white, infant female, brown hair, found in double-bagged trash bag floating in Truckee River at Flash Dam, Sierra County, California.
Cause of Death: Undetermined/Homicide
Agency: Sierra County Sheriff

Date Found: July 17, 1982
Washoe County Coroner Case #0620-82
White female, estimated late 20's or early 30's. Sheep Flats, south of Mount Rose Highway, Washoe County, Nevada.
Cause of Death: Gunshot wound/Homicide
Agency: Washoe County Sheriff

Date Found: January 6, 1984
Washoe County Coroner Case #0046-84
Male, possibly black or mixed race, estimated 27 to 35 years of age, approximately 5'11" tall.  Possible damage to his right ear and a mandible that rested to the left of the midline of his face.  Possibly had large neck muscles.  Skeleton found north of Interstate 80 near Floriston, Nevada County, California.
Cause of Death: Gunshot wound/Homicide
Agency: Nevada County Sheriff

Date Found: January 25, 1984
Washoe County Coroner Case #0079-84
White male, red/auburn hair color - graying on the sides, decomposed remains, found inside parked automobile (1968 Chevrolet, faded grey/green in color, two-door hard top, no license plates, vin #155118T240844) 45 miles east of Ely, Willow Patch Rest Stop, White Pine County, Nevada. He was wearing a thin blue jacket with hood, yellow button up sweater, white long sleeved shirt and green trousers.  Additional clothing located included a black medium windbreaker, blue medium shirt, beige medium windbreaker, blue and red checkered shirt, brown wallet containing $201.40, and black golf shoes with the spikes removed.  Suicide note signed "J" was found with a P.S. requesting that the $201.40 be donated to the Mormon Church.  Hose connection from automobile exhaust into automobile interior.
Cause of Death: Carbon monoxide poisoning/Suicide
Agency: White Pine County Sheriff

Date Found: June 16, 1984
Washoe County Coroner Case #0553-84
White male, decomposed remains. Hanging by the neck in an abandoned building to the rear of the Maverick Gas Station in McGill, Nevada. 72 inches tall, 115 pounds, brown/gray streaked wavy hair. Wearing dark blue jacket resembling that worn by the United States Air Force having button-down tabs on both collars, a turquoise-blue vest-style windbreaker, blue slacks, black wing tip style, lowcut, laced shoes and white socks.
Cause of Death: Hanging/Suicide
Dental charts in file; fingerprints by Nevada Division of Investigation
Agency: White Pine County Sheriff; Nevada Division of Investigation

Date Found: November 18, 1984
Washoe County Coroner Case #1060-84
Male, estimated 35 to 45 years of age. Scattered skeleton, north of Tracy Clark Power Station, Washoe County, Nevada. Charring on bones indicates death prior to range fire in same area during July, 1983.  Pink blanket, Holiday Hotel/Casino Keno ticket stamped 05/04/1982, combs, can openers and four pennies dated 1980 were located with remains.
Cause of Death: Undetermined
Agency: Washoe County Sheriff

Date Found: November 22, 1985
Washoe County Coroner Case #1166-85
Male, probably white, estimated 50 years of age, 67 inches tall. Scattered skeleton in hills approximately three miles east of Northern Nevada Medical Center (formerly Sparks Family Hospital). Surgical hole in skull indicates prior craniotomy, four (4) broken ribs were noted as well as an injured right knee.  Charring indicates death prior to range fire in this area during the summer of 1983.  A pair of eyeglasses and one upper denture was found with the remains.
Cause of Death: Undetermined
Agency: Washoe County Sheriff

Date of Death: February 2, 1986
Washoe County Coroner Case #0112-86
Male, white, 154 pounds, 71 inches tall, brown hair, gray at temples, no teeth/dentures, estimated 50 years of age, wearing tan jacket, blue shirt, blue jeans, white t-shirt white socks, white metal watch, and three (3) rings. Victim witnessed walking at the intersection of East Taylor Street and Virginia Street, Reno, Nevada. Victim collapsed.
Cause of Death: Atherosclerotic heart disease.
Agency: Reno Police Department

Date of Death: November 9, 1986
Washoe County Coroner Case #1079-86
Male, race undetermined, age undetermined, estimated 135 pounds, height undetermined, wearing "Levi" jeans, waist 31 - inseam 36. Witnessed sitting in rear seat of white 1971 Ford Pinto automobile (registered owner was Darwin LaFord from Vancouver, Washington-LaFord was not the decedent), "fanning" fire as auto became engulfed in flames, 320 Evans Avenue, Reno, Nevada. Victim made no attempt to exit automobile.
Cause of Death: Carbon monoxide poisoning with 100% thermal burns/Suicide
Agency: Reno Police Department

Date Found: July 11, 1987
Washoe County Coroner Case #0639-87
White male, estimated 35 to 40 years of age, 68 inches tall, 172 pounds, brown eyes, brown hair. In water next to north bank of Truckee River, 100 yards west of Mayberry Bridge. 12 gauge double barrel shotgun, blue steel-serial #260110, found beside body.  Decedent was wearing plaid shirt (blue, white, black and yellow), medium t-shirt, blue jeans (size 36x30 with design of Great Plains Clothing Company), jockey type shorts (size 36), black leather "Suburbans" label shoes (no size except EEE in width), dark blue socks.
Cause of Death: Shotgun wound/Suicide
Agency: Washoe County Sheriff

Date Found: February 29, 1988
Washoe County Coroner Case #0205-88
White male, estimated 50 to 60 years of age, 67 inches tall, estimated 154 pounds. Severely decomposed body, in ravine 500 yards northwest of Hemlock Way and Glen Echo Lane, Reno, Nevada. Full white beard, white hair, wearing fleece lined denim jacket, plaid black and gray "Pendleton" jacket, red, blue, and tan sport coat with label "Jewels Gilette Mens Wear", blue jeans with the label "Sedgefield", maroon "Nike" swim trunks, brown sweater (no label), brown and white sweater with the label "Stapt and Co.", gray sweatshirt with the label "Spruce", brown and orange plaid shirt with western style buttons with the label "Mervyns Mens Collection", and brown "Natrona" cowboy boots.
Cause of Death: Undetermined
Agency: Reno Police Department

Date Found: March 12, 1988
Washoe County Coroner Case #0265-88
Male, human skull, Native American, estimated 40 years of age. Skull found on east side of Airport Road, Winnemucca, Nevada.  Death may have occurred 5-10 years prior to finding skull.
Cause of Death: Undetermined
Agency: Humboldt County Sheriff

Date Found: July 16, 1988
Washoe County Coroner Case #0679-88
Skeleton, large boned adult male approximately 5'11" - 6'1", 24 to 29 years old. Found one mile west of Geyser Ranch, rural White Pine County, Nevada. Distinctive dental restorations.  Skeletal remains were clad in bleached 501 Levi jeans, a blue terrycloth short sleeved shirt, black low cut leather shoes and a red, white and blue ski jacket.  A broken metal chain with a Playboy medallion was also found at the scene.
Cause of Death: Gunshot wounds/Homicide
Agency: White Pine County Sheriff; Nevada Division of Investigation

Date Found: July 30, 1989
Washoe County Coroner Case #0739-89
White male, estimated 27 to 35 years of age, 5 feet 7 inches. Skull with attached mandible and right tibia/fibula on dirt trail in Castle Pits area of Sun Valley.  Items found near the skull included:  long red-brown or brown hair; one pair of white, blue and gray Reebok running shoes-size 9M, a 17 x 10.8 cm irregular shaped fragment of blue cloth was found loose inside the heel area of one of the shoes; one pair of faded blue or blue-gray Levis size 30W 34L, inside the pants pocket was a small gray colored instrument containing a small knife, fingernail file and can opener.  It bears the inscription "Western Nevada Supply Company, Sparks Nevada, 359-5800".  Also present is a partly faded but generally dark blue long-sleeved jacket bearing a label "Swingster, Shawnee Mission, Kansas 66201" Medium in size, on the left front of the jacket in silver cloth markings are the letters "PCC", the back of the jacket contains a large silver colored design of rigging material and the inscription "Shute Creek Gas Plant". 
Cause of Death: Undetermined
Agency: Washoe County Sheriff

Date Found: October 7, 1989
Washoe County Coroner Case #0994-89
Male, race undetermined, estimated 16 to 24 years of age. Human skull without mandible or maxilla found exposed on north side of Granite Basin in the Granite Mountain Range, east of Gerlach, Nevada.
Cause of Death: Undetermined
Agency: Washoe County Sheriff

Date Found: February 25, 1990
Washoe County Coroner Case #0236-90
Female, approximately 28 to 38 years old, possibly Hispanic or American Indian. Widely scattered human skeleton. Hilltop Road, Shoshone Mountain, rural Lander County, Nevada. Gray metal ring with inlaid red and blue triangular stones found near the bones.
Cause of Death: Undetermined/Homicide
Agency: Lander County Sheriff; Nevada Division of Investigation

Date Found: June 6, 1990
Washoe County Coroner Case #0602-90
White female, estimated 50 to 60 years, 5' 3-1/2" tall, bleached straw colored hair approximately 9" long with portions that have a red-brown tint; clad in a purple polyester pantsuit from "Sears Roebuck" size 18T; bra; sleeveless T-shirt; a tattered faded shirt with a linear pattern bearing the label "Lord James"; purple socks; low suede boots; and tattered underpants.  Victim was also wearing a Timex analog quartz watch, black plastic band with a white face and black Arabic numerals on her left wrist.  Skeletonized, mummified, lying in sagebrush near mile post #52 west of Highway 93A, two miles south of Wendover, Nevada.
Cause of Death: Undetermined
Agency: Elko County Sheriff

Date Found: September 30, 1990
Washoe County Coroner Case #1039-90
Female, estimated 28 to 33 years, possibly white or racially mixed Native American. Scattered skeleton, near mile post #9, east side of State Route 447, Wadsworth, Nevada. Distinctive dental work including root canal.  Individual had a broken right fibula during life.
Cause of Death: Undetermined/Homicide
Agency: Washoe County Sheriff; Bureau of Indian Affairs; Federal Bureau of Investigation

Date Found: April 12, 1991
Washoe County Coroner Case #0386-91
White male, approximately 26 to 30 years of age, estimated 5'10" to 5'11". Scattered skeleton, two miles northwest of State Route 447, mile post #23, Wadsworth, Nevada. .22 caliber revolver near body.
Cause of Death: Undetermined
Agency: Washoe County Sheriff

Date Found: May 26, 1991
Washoe County Coroner Case #0580-91
Female, possibly white, auburn colored hair, estimated 25 to 35 years of age, between 5'1" and 5'3" tall. Skeleton, found approximately 11 miles north of Gerlach, rural Pershing County, Nevada. Shallow grave. Distinctive yellow metal ankle bracelet found inscribed with the name "Valerie".  Also found was a pair of denim pants, the rear portion of a brassiere, and miscellaneous clothing scraps.
Cause of Death: Undetermined/Homicide
Agency: Pershing County Sheriff; Nevada Division of Investigation.

Date Found: June 11, 1991
Washoe County Coroner Case #0638-91
White male, 70 inches tall, 105 pounds, approximately 50 years of age, brown hair, fine stubby gray beard; clothed in a light weight blue long-sleeved shirt and a white T-shirt.  The shirt has a fine white and very fine red checkered design. Also clad in a pair of brown corduroy Levis 32W x 29L; the left wrist contains a silver colored metal band watch bearing the inscription "Lorus water resistant quartz". Found at the west end of pavement, Delores Drive, Sun Valley, Nevada. Covered with mattress and sheet of metal roofing. Decomposed, has dentures.
Cause of Death: Undetermined
Agency: Washoe County Sheriff

Date Found: February 26, 1992
Washoe County Coroner Case #0235-92
White male, approximately 70 years of age, 69 inches tall, 186 pounds, gray hair, blue eyes, clad in a dark brown suit, green sports jacket, yellow sports shirt, and a white jumpsuit. Found at 813 North Plaza Street, Carson City, Nevada, sitting against the building when employees came to work.
Cause of Death: Gunshot wound/Suicide
Agency: Carson City Sheriff

Date Found: March 12, 1992
Washoe County Coroner Case #0309-92
White male, estimated 35 to 50 years of age, over 6' tall, red/brown hair, a portion of a twisted T-shirt was present around the neck and right arm.  The shirt contained an imprint, possibly of feathers. Skeletonized remains, east of Highway 338, Sand Canyon Road, rural Lyon County, Nevada. Shallow grave found following anonymous telephone call to Nevada Highway Patrol.
Cause of Death: Undetermined/Homicide
Agency: Lyon County Sheriff

Date Found: August 7, 1993
Washoe County Coroner Case #0848-93
White male, estimated 50 to 65 years of age, 71 inches tall, light brown/gray short hair.  Clothing included plaid, long-sleeved purple, blue and gray shirt; light green trousers.  Found in pockets or around the body was a cigarette lighter; red comb; Timex watch; blue socks; plaid blue and gray sport jacket with black lining bearing the label "Hillary Morton Original". Decomposed, in empty lot north of 524 Bell Street, Reno, Nevada. Had no teeth. Area is bushes frequented by homeless.
Cause of Death: Undetermined
Agency: Reno Police Department

Date of Death: August 9, 1993
Washoe County Coroner Case #0859-93
White male, estimated 40 to 50 years of age, 205 pounds, 69 inches tall. Victim was struck by eastbound passenger train, 50 feet east of Sierra Street and railroad, Reno, Nevada.  Victim was clad in a short sleeved T-shirt mostly green with some red, white and black stripes, dirty blue jeans, multicolored boxer style shorts blue with purple and gray stripes, gray socks, blue tennis shoes with #5 on the right shoe and a blue jacket bearing the label "Field Masters".
Cause of Death: Multiple injuries/Suicide
Agency: Reno Police Department

Date Found: September 24, 1993
Washoe County Coroner Case #0915-93
White male, estimated 25 to 30 years of age, estimated 56 to 72 inches tall. Scattered skeleton on west side of U.S. Highway 50 near Lahontan Reservoir.  Individual appeared to have a remote head injury.
Cause of Death: Undetermined
Agency: Churchill County Sheriff

Date Found: October 20, 1993
Washoe County Coroner Case #1132-93
Elderly male, race undetermined, estimated 66 to 69 inches tall. Scattered skeleton in desert area two miles east of Goldfield, Nevada.  The following items were located near the remains:  "Motorola" pager; a "Stockman's" book of matches; portions of a pair of blue denim "American Weekend" zip-front button closure trousers size 30" x 30"; a blue denim "Expressions" elasticized waistband, zip-front jacket; a horizontally striped blue over white, blue collared button front closure "Brittania - M" t-shirt remnant; and a portion of a white, pink and blue or green flower patterned tissue or napkin.
Cause of Death: Undetermined
Agency: Esmeralda County Sheriff; Nevada Division of Investigation

Date Found: November 16, 1993
Washoe County Coroner Case #1235-93
White female, estimated 20 to 30 years of age, 67 inches tall, 144 pounds. Blond hair, brown eyes. Has all 32 teeth, impacted wisdom teeth. Found north of Interstate 80, 75 miles east of Elko, Nevada.
Cause of Death: Homicide
Agency: Elko County Sheriff

Date Found: December 28, 1993
Washoe County Coroner Case #1418-93
White male, estimated 40 years of age, 73 inches tall, 191 pounds, brown hair, brown mustache, brown eyes, clad in brown boots with white socks; two pairs of Levi's; white thermal underwear; blue jacket with white lining; green shirt; white thermal shirt; blue striped shirt; and brown gloves on both hands. Has no teeth. Rock Haven Road, rural Washoe County, Nevada. 9 mm pistol beside body.
Cause of Death: Gunshot wound/Suicide
Agency: Washoe County Sheriff

Date Found: October 14, 1995
Washoe County Coroner Case #1097-95
White male, brown hair, estimated 28 to 38 years of age, estimated 69 to 73 inches tall. Skeletonized, on south bank of Truckee River near Patrick, rural Storey County, Nevada. Condition of remains indicates deposit by flood waters during spring of 1995.
Cause of Death: Probable drowning/Accident
Agency: Storey County Sheriff; Nevada Division of Investigation

Date Found: March 29, 1996
Washoe County Coroner Case #0342-96
White male, estimated 27 to 35 years of age, 65 to 67 inches tall, may have had a broken nose some time in life and several teeth had been extracted. Skeleton, two miles north of Interstate 80 at Jessup Exit, rural Churchill County, Nevada. Shallow grave.
Cause of Death: Homicide
Agency: Churchill County Sheriff

Date Found: May 6, 1996
Washoe County Coroner Case #0463-96
White male, estimated 25 to 45 years of age. He measures 69 inches tall and weighs 170 pounds. Decomposed, found in Truckee River one-half mile east of Rock Blvd., Reno, Nevada. His clothing includes tan slacks, red-brown leather belt with a yellow metal buckle, plaid shirt, green turtleneck, white brief underwear, a dark colored long sleeved T-shirt, and brown moccasin style shoes.          Cause of Death: Drowning
Agency: Reno Police Department

Date Found: June 9, 1997
Washoe County Coroner Case #0667-97
White, possibly Native American mix, brown haired female, 35 to 45 years of age, 62 inches tall, distinctive dental characteristics, metal orthopedic plate in jaw. Her clothing includes a pair of size 10 Braxton blue denim jeans, reddish brown southwestern style shirt, arelatively heavy black padded long-sleeved jacket with bright orange inner lining, grey tennis shoes size 5-1/2, black bolo type tie with an arrow shaped white and black stone. She was also wearing a yellow metal chain with a silvertone whistle, a yellow-colored oval small "Elgin" watch, a black and silver colored metal ring with magenta colored stone bearing the inscription "1992" and "oakridge", a silver colored ring in the shape of two hearts, and black and white comb, sunglasses, and a bronze colored metal bracelet. Decomposed, partially buried, off Hoge Road, Washoe County, Nevada.
Cause of Death: Undetermined
Agency: Washoe County Sheriff

Date Found: June 15, 1999
Washoe County Coroner Case #0554-99
White male, estimated 25 to 40 years of age, 74 inches tall, 212 pounds, brown hair 9 inches long. Possible acne scars on face and a well-healed 1 inch horizontal scar on his chin. Decomposed condition. Found submerged in Truckee River entwined in an orange traffic cone. Clad in white boxer style undershorts and black lace up shoes.
Cause of Death: Drowning
Agency: Sparks Police Department, case #99-7289

Date Found: August 14, 1999
Washoe County Coroner Case #0730-99
White male, thin build, 64.5 inches tall, 137 pounds, estimated 60 years of age. Dyed brown curly hair with grey roots, Blue/Grey eyes, wears glasses. Has a 9" vertical scar on his stomach and has upper teeth missing. Body was clad in a brown short-sleeved pajama top, a pair of red plaid boxer style shorts and a pair of brown socks.  Found in Colonial Motel room. Bronx, New York ficticious address. He had a luggage tag with a ficticious name of Carlos F. Otero. Used elaborate IV device to self-inject.
Cause of Death: Overdose of thiopental/Suicide
Agency: Reno Police Department, case #189998-99

Date Found: September 4, 2001
Washoe County Coroner Case #0814-01-A-ELK
White male with thin, emaciated build, 71.5 inches tall, weight 111 pounds. Estimated age 16 to 30 years. Short cropped brown hair. Clad only in soiled brief underwear "Hanes" brand with re-sewn seams of blue thread. Found lying near railroad tracks near Wendover, Elko County, Nevada. There is a history of an unidentified individual wandering near the tracks observed by railroad employees on the prior day.
Cause of Death: Dehydration and Exposure/Congenital heart defect
Agency: Elko County Sheriff; Nevada Division of Investigation

Date Found: September 24, 2001
Washoe County Coroner Case #0877-01-ME
White male, 134 pounds, 71 inches tall, long black hair. Estimated 20 to 40 years of age. Found off Larkin Circle in Sparks, Nevada. Bicycle parked nearby. Clad in "Levi Strauss" blue jeans, black and tan hiking boots, white stockings, and brown woven leather belt. Trousers size 33 waist x 34 inseam. Found in decomposed condition. Drug paraphernalia found at scene.
Cause of Death: Overdose of morphine/heroin
Agency: Sparks Police Department, case #01-13314

Date Found: July 25, 2003
Washoe County Coroner Case #0829-03-A
Black female, age approximately 28 to 36 years. Decomposed, found near Mogul Access Road at south side of Interstate 80, Washoe County, Nevada.
Cause of Death: Undetermined
Agency:  Washoe County Sheriff, case #03-8336

Date Found:  January 7, 2008
Washoe County M.E./Coroner Case #0048-08-A
White male, age approximately 45 to 60 years, 197 pounds, 71 inches tall, long brown-grey hair pulled back onto a small ponytail, brown-grey beard, brown eyes.  Found on the north side of the Truckee River, 1/4 mi. east of the Mustang Exit.  Clad in flannel brown plaid quilted jacket, black hooded sweatshirt, green nylon "2000 Northern NV Golf Tournament" jacket, brown "Orange County Choppers" t-shirt, blue jeans, grey "US Airforce" sweatpants, and black boots.  He also had "Blenders Gold Nicaragua" cigars.
Cause of Death:  Fresh Water Drowning
Agency:  Washoe County Sheriff's Office, Case #WC08-222

Date Found:  May 19, 2008
Washoe County M.E./Coroner Case #1040-08-CHU
Female, unknown race, unknown age, unknown height and weight.  Skeletal fragments found partially covered with dirt and gravel in a remote area of Churchill County, Nevada, near U.S. Highway 95 near mile marker 55.  Orange halter top was found at the scene.  Fragments included:  4 large and 10 very small cranial fragments, large mandible fragment with two tooth (#28 and #30) roots in-situ, 16 complete vertebrae, scarum minus left side, 28 rib fragments, right scapula, humerus, ulna and radius, right and left femora, left patella, left tibia, and 4 metatarsal fragments.
Cause of Death:  Multiple Gunshot Wounds Homicide
Agency:  Churchill County Sheriff's Office, Case #007346-2008

Date Found:  June 30, 2009
Washoe County M.E./Coroner Case #1307-09
Male, unknown race, 40+ years of age, unknown height and weight.  Partial cranium and distal end of right fibula found by two ranch hands working at Duck Lake Ranch rototilling with large disks approximately two feet into the ground.  Anthropological examination revealed that the partial skull found had a defect consistent with a gunshot wound and another defect consistent with blunt force trauma.  The remains are deemed to be "non-archaelogic" and are therefore of forensic significance. 
Cause of Death:  Gunshot and Blunt Force Trauma Homicide
Agency:  Washoe County Sheriff's Office, Case #09-7030

Date Found:  September 21, 2009
Washoe County M.E./Coroner Case #09-1896
White male (possibly homeless), age approximately 50 to 60 years, 121 pounds, 68.5 inches tall, gray curly hair, green eyes.  Found along the south edge of I-80 eastbound at Sierra Street, Reno, Nevada.  Clad in a long sleeved black velour-type jacket/shirt, a brown tee shirt, gray velour draw string and elastic waist band pants, black slip-on shoes, and blue socks.
Cause of Death:  Pneumonia with Emphysema due to Staphylococcus Aureus Infection
Agency:  Reno Police Department, Case #09-31128

Date Found:  July 19, 2012
Washoe County M.E./Coroner Case #12-4983
White male, age approximately 55 to 65 years, 211 pounds, 70 inches tall, blonde hair with adult male type baldness.  Found in a one bed, one bathroom, manufactured home on West Sunset Boulevard in Gerlach, Nevada.  Gentleman used a fictitious name of Richard Lee.
Cause of Death:  Hypertensive and Arteriosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease
Agency:  Washoe County Sheriff's Office, Case #12-4983