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  1. #1
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    AZ - Phoenix, male body on sidewalk, Mar'09 - Maurice Marciano

    http://doenetwork.org/hot/hotcase1643.html
    http://www.maricopa.gov/Medex/Uniden...aseNum=09-1321 (Warning - Post-mortem pictures at link)

    The Doe Network:
    Hot Case 1643

    Unidentified White Male

    * The victim was discovered on March 6, 2009 in Phoenix, Maricopa County, Arizona
    * Estimated Date of Death: 5-24 Hours
    * State of Remains: Recognizable Face

    Vital Statistics

    * Estimated age: 50-70 years old
    * Approximate Height and Weight: 5'9"; 199 lbs.
    * Distinguishing Characteristics: Balding. What is left is shaved off gray hair; blue eyes. Very hairy, dark body hair. One day of stubble on face. surgical scar on right abdomen; gallbladder removed.
    * Clothing: Gray zip up sweatshirt; blue polo shirt with "Pirrelli" on front; blue jeans (brand Nevada, size 36x30); white boxer brief underwear; white socks; white and blue athletic shoes (brand Asics size 12).
    * Dentals: Available
    * DNA: Sample available - not yet submitted

    Case History
    The victim was found on a sidewalk in front of a business near 10th Street and Camelback, in Phoenix, Arizona on March 6, 2009. He was found at 9am and had been there less than 24 hours.
    A note was found with him expressing his wish to be cremated and was signed only as "M".

    Investigators
    If you have any information about this case please contact:
    Suzi Dodt
    Maricopa County Medical Examiner
    602-372-1126
    You may remain anonymous when submitting information.

    Agency Case Number:
    09-1321
    Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.
    Last edited by Cubby; 01-29-2011 at 11:41 PM.

  2. #2
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    The following people have been ruled out as being this decedent:
    First Name Last Name Year Of Birth State LKA
    George Baydo 1900 Florida
    James Bradford 1942 Arizona
    Albert Mitchell 1939 Kentucky
    Charles Springer Jr. 1939 Maine
    Ronald Westover 1941 Pennsylvania
    James Whalin 1900 Kentucky

    He had fillings and three teeth were missing antemortem.

    Here's the Namus link: https://identifyus.org/cases/4989
    Warning, there are postmortem photos (quite peaceful images though)

  3. #3
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    case has been solved, unbeknownst to Doe.

    Namus is not accessible and the Maricopa County link says "Solved":

    http://www.maricopa.gov/Medex/Uniden...aseNum=09-1321

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    Would someone let me know if they release his name? TIA
    email me


    Long Lost Love: The Bob Harrod Story Disappeared/ID Network
    Amazon: Purchase Long Lost Love $1.99


    Bob Harrod SAR


    “The first time someone shows you who they are, believe them.”
    ― Maya Angelou

  5. #5
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    A detective from the Phoenix PD Missing Persons Unit was kind enough to email me and give me the John Doe's name.

    My heart goes out to Mr. Marciano's family.

    Here is the facebook page for this hard working jurisdiction:
    http://www.facebook.com/pages/Phoeni...58284437538528
    email me


    Long Lost Love: The Bob Harrod Story Disappeared/ID Network
    Amazon: Purchase Long Lost Love $1.99


    Bob Harrod SAR


    “The first time someone shows you who they are, believe them.”
    ― Maya Angelou

  6. #6
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    Here's his photo from the Phoenix PD Facebook Page


    In June 2011, This John Doe was identified by dental records as 50 year old Maurice Marciano of Canada. Rest in Peace, Maurice Marciano.
    Last edited by CarlK90245; 10-13-2012 at 07:30 PM.



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