Bones found in woods identified as missing East Knox Co. man

8:49 PM, Feb 28, 2013   |    comments
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Human remains discovered in a wooded area of East Knox County have been identified.

The Knox County Sheriff's Office says they belong to  man who had been missing since 2011, 58-year-old Robert Benny Thompson.

A teenager found his bones in Kodak on December 21st.

It's still unclear what led up to Thompson's death, but investigators say the cause of death is consistent with a head injury. That investigation is ongoing.

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