Robert "Bob" Estep

Human Remains Located off Hwy 149 in Clay County, Kentucky May be Those of Robert Estep Who Never Returned Home From a Deer Hunt in December of 2020

MANCHESTER, KY - Robert "Bob" Estep went missing after leaving home on Tuesday morning December 15, 2020. He was operating a red four-wheeler and told his family, he was going deer hunting.

Despite numerous searches by family, friends and authorities, "Bob" Estep was never seen or heard from again.

Reportedly, an overturned red ATV matching the one Robert Estep was operating was located Saturday, November 18, 2023 off Kentucky 149 in a remote area of Clay County with a deceased victim from what appeared to be an accidental death located underneath the vehicle.

Authorities believe the body to be that of Robert Estep, who's been missing nearly three years now.  However, a death investigation is underway and local officials are waiting for a positive identifacation and cause of death from the state medical examiner's office in Frankfort.

Photo is from Kayla Roberts Facebook page.


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