Bobby Velen Smelcer RESOLVED Smelcer, circa 2010 Missing Since 11/21/2010 Missing From Shelbyville, Tennessee Classification Endangered Missing Sex Male Race White Age 52 years old Distinguishing Characteristics Caucasian male. Details of Disappearance Smelcer disappeared from Shelbyville, Tennessee on November 21, 2010. In April 2012, his skull was found in the Duck River. His death is under investigation. Investigating Agency - Source Information The Shelbyville Times-Gazette . .