More about the Missing Persons Event & DNA Drive:
If you believe that your loved one may be missing and you would like to file a missing person's report, please bring any and all photos, medical documentation, or identification documents with you. There will be multiple representatives from surrounding police jurisdictions to take new cases, as well as a representative from NamUs. These documents will be scanned in and will be returned to you soon after.
For families who would like to submit DNA samples, it would be ideal to have DNA from two family members, from both the maternal and paternal sides of the family.
If you plan on submitting DNA, please review this NamUs Consent Form ahead of time:
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DeKalb County Unidentified Cases
On September 17,1993, the remains of a significantly decomposed/partially skeletonized Caucasian female were found in a wooded strip off of Northlake Parkway on the West side of Interstate 285.
The remains were found clothed in a black t-shirt with a multi-colored monogram on the front that reads "WAIKOLOA", blue jeans, white leather athletic shoes bearing "Cross Trainer" and "XJ900", size 8 and no undergarments of any kind. No jewelry was found on the body.
The decedent had extensive dental work including a fixed gold bridge, two full gold crowns and both upper front teeth were porcelain fused to metal crowns. The decedent has also undergone a full left hip replacement that repaired an intertrochanteric fracture of the left hip. This is an open homicide and further detailed information will be given to law enforcement only.
Height: Approximately 5 feet 5 inches
Weight: Approximately 120 to 130 pounds
Hair: Long, Curly, Frosted/Light Brown
Please contact the DeKalb County District Attorney's Office Cold Case Tip Line if you have any information on this case. (404) 371-2444
On Tuesday, January 10th, 2006, this unidentified Hispanic male was attempting to cross I-85 when he was struck by multiple vehicles. He was transported to Grady Memorial Hospital where he was pronounced deceased soon after.
The individual was wearing a blue knit cap bearing the "Thrashers" logo on the front. He was also wearing a pair of "Starter," white athletic shoes that are trimmed in black.
Height: 5 feet 6 inches
Weight: 174 lbs.
Approx. Age: 20 to 35 years
Hair: Short black hair on the sides, with longer black hair on the top
Please contact the DeKalb County District Attorney’s Office Cold Case Tip Line at (404) 371-2444 if you have any information on this case