Artistic rendering of the victim
Date of Discovery: August 20, 1980
Location of Discovery: Madison, Madison County, Florida
Estimated Date of Death: 3 days prior
State of Remains: Not recognizable - Decomposing/putrefaction
Cause of Death: Pedestrian/auto hit and run
Estimated Age: 21-35 years old
Height: 6'1", Measured
Hair Color: Brown, straight.
Eye Color: Unknown
Distinguishing Marks/Features: Light brown mustache and beard. circumcised.
DNA: Not Available
Clothing: Jeans, light-colored corduroy buttoned shirt, long-sleeved shirt with buttons and cuffs, white socks with a red stripe at the top, and leather-like, imprinted belt with buckle.
Additional Personal Items: Coins ($0.28).
The victim was a pedestrian and apparent victim of a hit and run accident on US Highway 90, eight miles west of Madison, Florida.
He was last seen on August 17, 1980 hitchhiking in an easterly direction east of Greenville, Florida and possibly traveling to the Jacksonville, Florida area. He gave his name as "Gerald L. Hill" to a store clerk. He had a blood alcohol level of 0.15% when found.
Agency Name: District 2 Medical Examiner's Office
Agency Contact Person: Mary Moore
Agency Phone Number: 850-942-7473
Agency E-Mail: N/A
Agency Case Number: 80-0808
NCIC Case Number: U650020612
NamUs Case Number: 795
Added: 2/27/07; Last Updated: 10/26/17
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** Listed information may be estimated.