On December 27, 2016, in , by Jody Ewing

Unidentified Persons The following list includes all unidentified persons found in Iowa. Some are known homicides, while the manner of death for others remains unknown. All are cold cases.   Unidentified White Male 18-39 YOA Des Moines, IA Polk County ME Case # 10-1398 January 1, 1924 Unknown Baby Boy 2-3 hours old Highway 30 […]

Unidentified White Male, Winneshiek County 1985

On February 25, 2011, in , by Jody Ewing

Courtesy Iowa Department of Public Safety Skull reconstruction pictures indicate what the individual may have looked like. The pictures show the clothing the victim was wearing at the time of death. Unidentified White Male STATUS: Unidentified AGE: Approx. 30 – 40 CASE NUMBER: Winneshiek County – 1986 NAMUS CASE NUMBER: UP2620 IOWA DCI CASE NUMBER: […]

Unidentified White Male, Des Moines, 2-28-84

On February 19, 2011, in , by Jody Ewing

(Courtesy photo: Special to the Register) This undated photo provided by the Downey family shows John Downey posing for a photo at the Leavenworth, Kan. U.S. Penitentiary. A new FBI technique for identifying bodies using low-quality fingerprints enabled authorities to identify human remains found in Des Moines, Iowa, in 1984, as those of Downey. Unidentified […]

Unidentified White Male, Sioux City, 3-24-86

On February 15, 2011, in , by Jody Ewing

Unidentified White Male   Woodbury County in Iowa   Sioux City in Woodbury County LOCATION WHERE FOUND: 200 Block of S. Lewis Blvd. near Highway 75 Sioux City, Iowa Woodbury County DATE FOUND: March 25, 1986 ESTIMATED DATE OF DEATH: March 24, 1986 STATUS: Unidentified CASE NUMBER: OC-86-35 SEX: Male RACE: White AGE: 40-49 WEIGHT: […]

Sioux City

On November 13, 2010, in , by Jody Ewing

Cold Cases in Sioux City, IA         Homicide Rev. George Haddock 56 YOA Corner of 3rd and Water streets Sioux City, IA Woodbury County August 3, 1886 Just after 10 p.m. on August 3, 1886, the Reverend George Haddock of Sioux City, Iowa, was shot as he left his buggy at the […]