Unclaimed Bodies

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 on this website, comprehensive internet searches, and local law enforcement resources. If no responses are generated, the process of a county cremation will begin for Jackson County to take jurisdiction and begin county disposition procedures.

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

Lance Harris: A 61-year-old white male was found deceased in the 6700 block of Englewood Avenue, in Kansas City, MO.

Mark Henson: A 61-year-old black male who was found deceased in his residence on the 5700 block of St. John Ave. in Kansas City, MO.

Mario Guerrero: A 45-year-old Hispanic male was found deceased in the 2100 block of Jefferson Street, in Kansas City, MO.

Freddie Russell Jr.: A 64-year-old White male was found deceased in the 1600 block of Jackson Avenue, in Kansas City, MO

Legesse Marega: A 66-year-old black male found deceased in the 1900th block of Hardesty Ave, Kansas City, MO.



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