NamUs UP 12823 https://identifyus.org/en/cases/12823
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Unidentified Black Male
The victim was discovered on May 17th, 1986 in Madison County, IL
All Parts Recovered -- Not recognizable - Decomposing/putrefaction
Probable Year of Death 1986
Estimated Postmortem Interval 10 Days
Estimated age: Adult - Pre-40
Approximate Height: 6'2" (74 inches, Estimated).
Approximate Weight: 220 pounds.
Hair Color: Hair listed as black with beard.
Eye Color: Brown
Clothing & Accessories
Clothing On Body: Dark t-shirt, Blue jeans, Black/beige backpackJewelry: Copper wire wrapped around right wrist.[/INDENT]
Clothing With Body: Cincinnati Reds t-shirt inside backpack
Footwear: White high-top athletic shoes
Fingerprints: Fingerprint information is available elsewhere
Dentals: Dental information / charting is currently not available
DNA: Sample is currently not available
The decedent was a black male wearing a dark shirt, blue jeans, white high-top tennis shoes, and a black/beigh backpack. A Cincinnati Reds T-shirt was inside the backpack.
I think this UID is a good match for fugitive Robert Benton Miller. Height, weight, and age are all similar, and as Mr. Miller is a fugitive, the time difference of 2 years isn't really relevant. What do you think?
Robert Benton Miller
Missing Since: July 30, 1984 from Lexington, Kentucky
Classification: Unknown Missing
Date Of Birth: September 9, 1946
Weight: 210 lbs.
Hair Color: Partially Gray
Eye Color: Brown
Distinguishing Characteristics: Scar over right eye,
scar left elbow, scar left arm
AKA: Edward Brooks, James Daniel, Robert Taylor,
Robert Tiller, James Benton Walker, James Lee Walker,
Woodrow Williams, James Wilson
Case Number: w342817948/84320251c
Details of Disappearance
Robert Benton Miller is a federal fugitive wanted by the U.S. Marshals Service for parole violation. Miller disappeared from Kentucky, in 1984, after learning of the outstanding arrest warrant. In 1989, Miller was arrested in North Carolina under the alias Edward Brooks. Miller was released before his true identity was discovered. There have been no confirmed sightings of Miller since then. Miller traveled extensively throughout the state of Florida in the 60's, 70's, and 80's. Miller has worked as a migrant farmer, short order cook and construction worker. Miller has been know to donate plasma for money and frequent homeless shelters. Miller could be deceased under John Doe or under an alias name.