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Result 03-000067

Age Range25 to 35
Height (cm) 172cm to 174cm
Date found02 / 03 / 2002
Estimated Death01 / 01 / 1999
Body or remainsBody

Decomposed human remains were found on moorland at Halse Lane near the village of Winsford. The man was wrapped in black bin liners and bedding and alongside him were a number of items including underwear and a distinctive gold pendant featuring a verse from the Quran.The results of radiocarbon dating and other forensics suggest that he died in late 1999 to June 2000. Police believe the his body may have been there only a few months but believe he was deceased for longer and possibly kept elsewhere.The cause of death is unclear but there is evidence that he was subjected to violence around the time of his death.

Hair Dark
Facial hair
Eye colourUnknown
Distinguishing features

Mark - unspecified face


Trousers - Shorts - Blue - Striped - Blue and white striped 32" waist 'adidas' shorts


Pendant - 1 - Small gold 22ct pendant with arabic script of the 'belief of faith' chapter 2, verse 255 of the qur'an referred to as surahal-bagarah or 'the throne'

Winsford Somerset


02/03/02 | Avon And Somerset Constabulary


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