John Doe I
Sex Male
Race White
Location Cleveland, Ohio
Found September 23, 1935
Unidentified for 82 years
Postmortem interval 1 - 4 weeks
Body condition Burned
Age approximation 40-45
Height approximation 5'6
Weight approximation 165 pounds
Cause of death Decapitation

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John Doe I was one of many victims of the Cleveland Torso Murderer.


This John Doe is the first confirmed victim of the Cleveland Torso Murderer. His body was found near that of twenty-eight-year-old Edward Andrassy, who was known to have been impoverished at the time of his death.


  • The man was missing a testicle, although it may have been lost after death.
  • He had dark brown hair.