Long Beach John Doe
Long Beach John Doe
Sex Male
Race White/Hispanic
Location Long Beach, California
Found June 3, 1978
Unidentified for 40 years
Postmortem interval Hours
Body condition Recognizable face
Age approximation 15 - 23
Height approximation 5'7
Weight approximation 130 pounds
Cause of death Strangulation

Long Beach John Doe was a young man found strangled in Long Beach, California in 1978.

Physical information

  • The victim's eyes were hazel.
  • He had brown hair at about jaw-length.
  • He had the word "PAID" stamped on the back of his right hand.
  • A scar was located above his right eyebrow.
  • He had a light complexion.


  • The victim wore a blue tee shirt.
  • He wore blue and red running shoes.
  • He wore blue jeans.
  • He wore blue socks.
  • He wore a brown belt.