Police seek identity of skeletal remains found in Sauget woods with Russian rubles
SAUGET, IL (KTVI) – Human skeletal remains were found by a hunter in a wooded area northwest of Sauget on December 3rd, 2012. A release from the Sauget Police Department says that five Russian ruble coins (approx. $3.66 US) in blue sweatpants were found along with the bones.
The remains were sent to the University of North Texas Center for Human Identification. Testing reveals that the skeleton belonged to a 5’06” /6’01” white male that was 30-50 years old.
The FBI created this clay sculpture to help assist with identification. Call Detective Vito Parisi of the Sauget Police department at 618-337-526 if you have any information in this case.
Anyone missing a family member is urged to use the National Missing and Unidentified Persons System. Search for loved ones here: www.namus.gov
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