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EDINBURG TOWNSHIP, Ohio - The remains of a John Doe whose body was found in Portage County nearly 29 years ago has been positively identified by authorities.
The body was found in a field off of State Route 183 in Edinburg Township on Aug. 27, 1989.
Agents from the FBI fingerprint section utilized new technology to cross-match the victim's fingerprints with the national criminal database to assist in the identification of the John Doe.
The body was identified as Robert DaShaw-King, 19, of Detroit.
The Portage County Sheriff's Office contacted his mother and sister, who are living in Michigan.
Authorities said there are no leads surrounding his death. The case remains open.