Ohio Unsolved Homicides

Law Enforcement > Local Law Enforcement > Unidentified Remains

Ohio Unsolved Homicides

John Doe, #1960  Unidentified remains

Submit a Tip Print Poster
John  Doe, #1960
  • Case number: 1960
  • Incident location: In Lake Erie, in the vicinity of East 74th st & Marginal Rd
    Cleveland, Ohio - Cuyahoga County
  • Incident date: 9/11/1988
  • Homicide date: Unknown
  • Gender: Male
  • Race/Ethnicity: Black
  • Height: 6'
  • Weight: 197
  • Hair color: Black
  • Eye color: Brown
  • Law enforcement agency: Cleveland Police Department


On September 11, 1988 the body of a black male was found by a fisherman floating on Lake Erie near the boat docks at the East 72nd St. boat ramp. He was wearing white and blue striped shirt, blue jeans, purple undershirt and undershorts, white sox’s with a yellow and blue stripe, a brown belt.


Anyone with additional information or questions regarding this case should submit a tip.