On May 10, 1974, an adult male torso was found in the surf at Linda Mar State Beach in Pacifica by a jogger. The remains included both legs and the torso from the waist down. The male was clad in “Levi Strauss” blue jeans and white brief-type underwear. The decedent was estimated to be in the water for over one month. Radiographs showed no signs of prior fractures in the lower extremities or pelvis. 

Description of Remains:

Gender: Male 

Age: Adult; 18-30 years old 

Height: Unknown 

Ancestry: European descent 

Hair: Unknown 

Eyes: Unknown 

Weight: Unknown 

Clothing: “Levi Strauss” brand blue jeans, white brief-type underwear 

Dental: Unknown 

Fingerprints: None 

Anthropology: None 

If you have information regarding the identification of this person, please contact:

San Mateo County Coroner's Office
Telephone: (650) 312-5562