Fairfax County John Doe
Fairfax John Doe 1972
Sex Male
Race Black
Location Lorton, Virginia
Found June 13, 1972
Unidentified for 46 years
Postmortem interval Hours
Body condition Recognizable face
Age approximation 3-6
Height approximation 4'
Weight approximation 50 pounds
Cause of death Beating

Fairfax County John Doe was a toddler who was murdered and dumped in a river in Lorton, Fairfax County, Virginia.


The child's cause of death was due to severe beating. He was found unclothed and floating in Massey Creek.


  • He may have been Solomon Gomile Rose