Robert Bresson


Bresson, circa 1995

  • Missing Since 03/01/1995
  • Missing From Why, Arizona
  • Classification Endangered Missing
  • Sex Male
  • Race White
  • Age 56 years old
  • Distinguishing Characteristics Caucasian male.

Details of Disappearance

In the mid-1990s, Bresson and his former girlfriend began riding motorcycles across the United States. He occasionally phoned his son, who resided in Iowa, and used his son's mailing address as his own while traveling. He was last seen in Why, Arizona sometime in the spring of 1995. His former girlfriend returned to their home in Nebraska sometime after his disappearance.

Bresson's remains were found buried in arural area along Forest Service Road 418, northeast of Flagstaff, Arizona, on October 5, 1995. He was not identified until 2021, however. His murder remains under investigation.

Investigating Agency

  • Independence Police Department 319-334-2520

Updated 1 time since October 12, 2004. Last updated February 4, 2022; case resolved.