Joseph Brandon Benton
Benton, circa 2004
- Missing Since 01/06/2004
- Missing From Lufkin, Texas
- Classification Endangered Missing
- Sex Male
- Race White
- Date of Birth 01/22/1985 (38)
- Age 18 years old
- Height and Weight 5'4 - 5'6, 118 - 140 pounds
- Clothing/Jewelry Description A small gold hoop earring. Clothing unknown, but he usually wears a t-shirt, jeans and a baseball cap.
- Associated Vehicle(s) Brown and tan 1987 Ford F-150 extended cab pickup truck (accounted for)
- Distinguishing Characteristics Caucasian male. Black hair, hazel eyes. Benton has a scar on the left side of his forehead and a horizontal scar under his left eye. He has a tattoo of a mushroom on his left calf, a tattoo of the name "Smokey Joe" on his left forearm, the words "Love" and "Hate" tattooed across his knuckles on both hands, and a tattoo of a cross between his right thumb and forefinger. Benton's left ear is pierced and he is missing several teeth. His nicknames are Joe and Smokey Joe.