(Possibly Hispanic)|location = Queens, New York|found = February 5, 2005|span = 13 years|postmortem interval = Weeks-months|body condition = Decomposed|age approximation = 1-5|height approximation = 3'0"|weight approximation = 36 lbs.|cause of death = Homicide|name = John Valentine}}"J'''ohn Valentine"''' was a child found murdered in 2005.
== Case ==
== Case ==
Revision as of 08:48, 2 March 2020
Unknown (Possibly Hispanic)
Queens, New York
February 5, 2005
Weeks - Months
Cause of death
"John Valentine" is the nickname given to a child who was found murdered in 2005.
The body of a boy, placed in a duffel bag and wrapped in a sheet, was found on Rockaway Beach in Queens, NY. His cause of death has not been specifically stated, but it is being investigated as a homicide after discovering multiple unhealed fractures to his ribs and vertebrae.
Investigators suspect that he may have been disposed of on a boat, or the murder may have happened overseas.
He was most likely between three and five years old.
He had black hair.
He had previously fractured his right humerus, which was in the process of healing when he died.