Identify Lake Barkley John Doe!

Identify Lake Barkley John Doe!

Identify Lake Barkley John Doe!
He was found deceased 18 years ago!
For at least eighteen long years
Some family have waited for him to be brought home.
Even if he were not reported missing
Someone is missing him right now.

Identify Lake Barkley John Doe!

Identify Lake Barkley John Doe! He is an unidentified male. This John Doe is a subject of the Violent Criminal Apprehension Program (ViCAP). ViCAP is an FBI-run initiative that maintains a database of missing persons and unidentified persons in whose cases foul play is suspected. This John Doe was found in Lake Barley, Lyon, Kentucky. Thus he is John Barkley John Doe. He was found deceased on May 6, 1999. Lake Barkley John Doe was a Caucasian male. His hair was brown but the color of his eyes are unknown.
Lake Barkley John Doe’s estimated age upon discover was 35 to 50 years old.

Lake Barkley John Doe’s estimated height upon discovery is 5’6″ to 6’1.” His estimated weight was 235 to 255 pounds.

Identify Lake Barkley John Doe!

It was May 6, 1999. The unidentified male was found floating in Lake Barkley. Lake Barkley John Doe was found in Lyon County, Kentucky. He was a Caucasian male. This John Does’s estimated height was about 5’6″ to 6’1″ tall. He was estimated to be 35 to 50 years old upon discovery. Reportedly, he had been wrapped in semi-truck snow chains and electrical wire. This John Doe had extensive dental work. It included a permanent bridge, porcelain and gold crowns, and many dental fillings. Lake Barkley John Doe had suffered a broken leg when alive.

Identify Lake Barkley John Doe!

Lake Barkley John Doe was wearing multiple layers of clothes upon discovery. These included an extra-large white t-shirt with “No Fear Sports Bar” logo. These were found on the back and are pictured at the top of the above poster. This John Doe was wearing 36″ by 30″ blue jeans. He wore a blue and white nylon Starter windbreaker. It was emblazoned with the Dallas Cowboys logo.
He was wearing a green nylon Reebok and 10% wide white leather Volt tennis shoes

number UP# 75.
Agency Case #: 01-99-0902
NamUs #: UP75

Identify Lake Barkley John Doe!
How We Can Help

Somewhere, a family, friends, and a community are missing Lake Barkley John Doe. It has been at least 18 years that they have had no answers. Right now, they have no idea where he is. They have no idea that he has already been found. He just has not been identified. Once Lake Barkley John Doe get his name back, his loved ones will have their answers. But what if Lake Barkley John Doe is one of those who was never reported missing? Somewhere, someone (s) still loves him, misses him, and wants answers. And he deserves to get his name back. Someone (s) can help make it happened. He can be matched with a missing man at one of the websites linked below.

You can match Lake Barkley John Doe with a missing man on the Doe Network.

You can match Lake Barkley John Doe with a missing man on NamUs.

To provide or request additional information, please contact Detective David Dick,
Kentucky State Police, Mayfield, Kentucky, at (270) 856-3721, or,
or FBI ViCAP at (800) 634-4097 or
Contact ViCAP for information on how your agency can obtain access to the ViCAP
Web National Crime Database.
Attention: Homicide, Missing Persons and Crime Analysis Units
ViCAP Alert # 2017-03-05 / Released: 03/21/2017 / GWW
To review this or other ViCAP Alerts, please go to

You can contact the FBI tip line at: 1-800-CALL-FBI (225-5324)

You can submit a tip to the FBI online. Click here to do so.

You can locate and contact your local FBI office. Click here to locate your local FBI office.

The above photo is courtesy of the Federal Bureau of Investigation.


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