Unclaimed Bodies

The Jackson County Medical Examiner's Office is attempting to find any family or friends of the following individuals:

Jimmy Theragood


A 56-year-old black male who was found deceased near the 1300 block of Spruce Ave. in Kansas City, MO.

Alvin Blalark

A 76-year-old black male who was found near Cherry St & E 5th St. in Kansas City, MO and later passed away at a local hospital.

James McCasland


A 66-year-old male who was found deceased in his apartment on the 3000 block of Morell Ave in Kansas City, Missouri.

John Fitch


A 77-year-old black male who was found deceased in his residence in the 4000 block of Cypress Ave in Kansas City Missouri.

Roy Knapp


A 63-year-old black male who was found deceased in his apartment in the 800 block of Grand Boulevard in Kansas City, Missouri.

Theresa McFarland


A 60-year-old white female who was found deceased at her residence in the 52nd Street in Independence, Missouri.

Paul Sinclair


A 65-year-old white male who was found deceased at his residence in the 3100 block of 9th st in Kansas City, Missouri.

Robert Hatfield


A 59-year-old white male who was found deceased in the area of Grand Boulevard in Kansas City, Missouri.


Ernest Hatton


A 59-year-old white male who was found deceased in his apartment in the 4000 block of Mill St. in Kansas City, Missouri.

Donna Jones


A 56-year-old white female who was found in a residence and later passed away at a local hospital.

Anyone with any information regarding any of the above individuals, please contact the on-duty investigator at 816-881-6600.



The Jackson County Medical Examiner’s Office seeks the assistance of the public to help locate next of kin and/or friends to claim remains. Efforts are made to locate next of kin to claim the body, including posts here and short newspaper notices submitted locally. If no responses are generated, the process of a county burial will begin for the county to take jurisdiction and begin county disposition procedures.

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If you have any information or questions, please call 816-881-6600 and speak with an on-duty investigator.