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John Needville Doe 2000

NCIC# U570003007 , NamUs# 5771

Date Found: December 17, 2000

Location Found: Needville, TX

Estimated Age: 17-23 Years Old


On December 17, 2000, the skeletal remains of an unidentified male were located beside the roadway near 8500 Davis Estate Road in Needville, Texas (Fort Bend County). Based on the condition of the remains, the decedent is believed to have been deceased approximately 3-9 months prior to discovery. The decedent had straight dark brown to black hair, approximately 2 inches in length. Clothing items found with the remains include blue jeans with a 29” waistband (“Route 66” brand), a brown leather belt, beige socks, brown suede shoes (“Pele” brand), a black arm band (“Guess” logo/brand), a pink fabric wrist band, and green shoelaces. The decedent had a healed fracture of his tailbone and his front two lower incisor teeth were rotated and overlapping. The reconstruction featured above is an artist’s rendering of what the decedent may have looked like. Anyone with information regarding this case, please contact the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences, reference case# OC-00-405, or the Fort Bend Sheriff’s Office, reference case# P-OC-00-405.

Fort Bend Sheriff’s Office: 281-341-4646 Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences-713-796-6819

NCMEC: 1184339