On August 14, 1989 Patricia Ann Duncan was released from the Brevard County Detention Center. She failed to report to her Probation Officer on August 17, 1989 and missed a court appearance on August 24, 1989. On January 08, 1990, Duncan was reported missing by her mother. On January 30, 1990, unidentified skeletal remains were located in a field next to the railroad tracks. These remains were later identified as those of Patricia Duncan. Duncan was described as a known drug user and prostitute standing approximately 5'4" and weighing approximately 110-120 lbs.