Skeletal remains have been found in Carterville, Mo. on June 3, 2015 by a surveyor. The area was wooded and rough terrain in North Central Jasper County. It is also in the area where authorities previously searched with cadaver dogs. Police have tentatively identified the remains as belonging to Jonny Slater from 514 S. St. Louis St. He was reported missing on Sept. 4, 2014.
The Jasper County Sheriff’s Office is asking for help form the public regarding this case, as it is considered to be suspicious. The remains have been sent for DNA verification.