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  1. #1
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    Oct 2012

    WI - Vinland, WhtMale Skeletal UP13898, 40-65, near railroad tracks, May'15

    TOWN OF VINLAND – The Winnebago County Sheriff Dept. is looking for information about human remains found last week in the town of Vinland.

    The remains were found near the railroad tracks, south of County GG, just east of Interstate 41.

    The initial examination determined that the remains appear to be those of a white male with an unknown age. The investigation was also able to determine that the remains had been at this location anytime from January of 2013 to December of 2014.

    Further forensic testing is being conducted to determine the identification of the deceased and the cause of death.

    Anyone with information about this incident please should contact the Winnebago County Sheriff’s Office 920-236-7300.
    Source: http://fox11online.com/2015/05/04/hu...-winnebago-co/
    Last edited by KateB; 05-06-2015 at 11:50 PM. Reason: edit link.

  2. #2
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    Oct 2012
    Officials waited to release information to the public until they contacted local families who are missing loved ones, Mack said.

    "We're showing them photos of the clothes that were at the scene, property that was at the scene, and seeing if any of them could identify if any of that belonged to their loved ones. To be blunt, the answer was no from all of them," Mack said. "There are some dental records we can utilize, but as of right now we really have no idea who this is."
    Last edited by KateB; 05-06-2015 at 11:49 PM. Reason: edit link.

  3. #3
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    May 2012
    Neenah is in Winnebago County. I would assume he has been ruled out since the press release is post checking with families of their local missing persons.

    WI - Kyle Blohm, 22, Neenah, 8 August 2014

  4. #4
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    Mar 2009
    A ruleout based on the family not recognizing the clothes and other belongings that might have been there is not really definitive though. Anyone could have some stuff that the family hasn't seen or doesn't remember, and anything he wasn't wearing could be even just randomly and coincidentally there and not associated with the deceased while he was alive.

  5. #5
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    Oct 2009
    New England
    These are the Caucasian males I found who went missing in the last 10 years listed in Charley Project.

    http://www.charleyproject.org/cases/w/wobig_david.html 2012 fits the time frame in the argumentmissing from Baldwin about 3.5 hours away from Vinland. He may have been suicidal and is known to have taken toothbrush and extra clothing with him.

    http://www.charleyproject.org/cases/...ny_edward.html 2006, missing from Carson, about 90 minutes away by main road

    http://www.charleyproject.org/cases/...bl_joseph.html, 2008, Milwaukee, car found in Germantown, about an hour from Vinland by main road.

    http://www.charleyproject.org/cases/...e_jerrold.html 2002 from Waugan area about an hour away, possibly committed suicide.

    http://www.charleyproject.org/cases/...el_steven.html 2004 from Chilton on the other side of Lake Winnebago from Vinland.

    http://www.charleyproject.org/cases/...d_randall.html 20007 from Kenosha

    http://www.charleyproject.org/cases/j/jensen_dale.html 2008 from Racine

    http://www.charleyproject.org/cases/j/jensen_dale.html 2004 from Madison

    http://www.charleyproject.org/cases/...h_douglas.html 2006 from Amery

    http://www.charleyproject.org/cases/r/ruland_james.html 1995 is way out of line, but his vehicle was found in Fond du Lac, about 30 minutes away

    http://www.charleyproject.org/cases/y/yopek_todd.html 2005 from Denmark WI about an hour away.
    Opinions expressed are strictly my own (who else would they belong to???)

  6. #6
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    Oct 2012
    This info is via NamUs, minimum age of 40 - maximum age 65. A full list of clothing and one photo can be found in the link below.

    The following have been ruled out:
    Kyle Blohm
    David Schroeder
    David Wobig
    Steve Woelfel


  7. #7
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    Apr 2013
    Alan Jahnke has been added to rule out list.

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