On January 7, 2009, the body of Mark D. Dailey was found in a wooded area near the Conley Road Walmart in Columbia, Missouri. Dailey was a homeless man who was known to camp in this area. After an autopsy and anthropological study of the remains, it was determined Dailey’s death was a homicide. The estimated time of death was in July/August of 2008.
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