Cops Seek Info On Cold Case Homicide

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Police are seeking information on an unknown man whose dead body was found off of the Northern State Parkway in Dix Hills in 2000.

Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and the New York State Police are seeking the public’s help to identify and locate the person or people responsible killing a man, whose faces is depicted in a computerized facial reconstruction provided by police.

The man’s decomposed body was found off of the Northern State Parkway, east of Wolf Hill Road, on March 9, 2000. Investigators said the victim was shot with a large caliber pistol and stuffed into a black garbage bag.

The victim is described as a white male, 35-45 years old and 140-150 pounds. The victim had short, dark hair and was wearing a khaki-colored short-sleeved shirt with black trim, a T-shirt with a New Jersey emblem, jeans and a bathing suit.

Suffolk County Crime Stoppers is offering a cash reward of up to $5,000 for information that leads to an arrest. Anyone with information about this crime is asked to call anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS. All calls will be kept confidential.