YOKNAPATAWPHA COUNTY SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT

Investigating Officer(s): Det. T. Armstrong, Det. S. Murphy
Incident No.: 003189-10G-2021
Case Description: Robert Pruitt-John Doe homicide investigation

The following items were taken into evidence from the crime scene in the basement of the Pruitt residence at 604 Tyler Avenue.


Basement

Recovered from Basement:

  • 003189-01: One (1) Smith & Wesson 4553 TSW semi-automatic handgun, 5 rounds remaining in magazine
  • 003189-02: One (1) 45 ACP empty shell casing
  • 003189-03: One (1) .45 caliber bullet recovered from east wall

Coroner

Evidence received from Coroner's Office, recovered at autopsy:

  • 003189-04: One (1) men's dress shirt, blue, long-sleeved, size 17/34, worn by victim Robert Pruitt
  • 003189-05: One (1) pair men's khaki pants, size 36W 30L, worn by victim Robert Pruitt
    Contents of pockets:
    • 003189-05-001: One (1) cellular camera phone
    • 003189-05-002: One (1) ChapStickĀ® lip balm
    • 003189-05-003: One (1) cotton handkerchief, white
    • 003189-05-004: One (1) roll Tums antacid tablets, 7 tablets remaining
  • 003189-06: One (1) pair men's slippers, brown, size 10-1/2, worn by victim Robert Pruitt
  • 003189-07: One (1) pair men's boxer-style underwear, blue, size L, worn by victim Robert Pruitt
  • 003189-08: One (1) men's pullover shirt, gray, long-sleeved, size L, worn by victim John Doe
  • 003189-09: One (1) pair men's pants, black, size 34W 32L, worn by victim John Doe
    Contents of pockets:
    • 003189-09-001: One (1) pocketknife
    • 003189-09-002: One (1) key
    • 003189-09-003: One (1) Mini Maglite flashlight
  • 003189-10: One (1) pair men's socks, black, size L, worn by victim John Doe
  • 003189-11: One (1) pair men's athletic shoes, black, size 11, worn by victim John Doe
  • 003189-12: One (1) pair men's jockey-style underwear, white, size L, worn by victim John Doe

Fingerprints

Full and Partial Fingerprints from Basement:

  • 003189-P001 through 003189-P018: Eighteen (18) recovered from bookshelves
  • 003189-P019 through 003189-P025: Seven (7) recovered from television set
  • 003189-P026 through 003189-P032: Seven (7) recovered from coffee table
  • 003189-P033 through 003189-P053: Twenty-one (21) recovered from audio-visual equipment cabinet and contents
  • 003189-P054 through 003189-P057: Four (4) recovered from DVD player
  • 003189-P058: One (1) recovered from empty shell casing (003189-02)
  • 003189-P059 through 003189-P063: Five (5) recovered from gaming console
  • 003189-P064 through 003189-P066: Three (3) recovered from S&W 4553 TSW handgun (003189-01)
  • 003189-P067 through 003189-P072: Six (6) recovered from cartridges loaded in S&W 4553 TSW handgun (003189-01)
  • 003189-P073 through 003189-P095: Twenty-three (23) recovered from pool table, balls, chalk and rack
  • 003189-P096 through 003189-P106: Eleven (11) recovered from pool cues and pool cue rack
  • 003189-P107 through 003189-P110: Four (4) recovered from high-top table
  • 003189-P111 through 003189-P112: Two (2) recovered from stool #1
  • 003189-P113 through 003189-P114: Two (2) recovered from stool #2
  • 003189-P115 through 003189-P117: Three (3) recovered from stool #3
  • 003189-P118 through 003189-P124: Seven (7) recovered from doors to utility area
  • 003189-P125 through 003189-P136: Twelve (12) recovered from storage unit #1
  • 003189-P137 through 003189-P141: Five (5) recovered from furnace
  • 003189-P142 through 003189-P147: Six (6) recovered from water heater
  • 003189-P148 through 003189-P156: Nine (9) recovered from storage unit #2
  • 003189-P157 through 003189-P169: Thirteen (13) recovered from storage unit #3
  • 003189-P170 through 003189-P177: Eight (8) recovered from storage unit #4
  • 003189-P178 through 003189-P183: Six (6) recovered from door to bathroom
  • 003189-P184 through 003189-P186: Three (3) recovered from sink in bathroom
  • 003189-P187 through 003189-P188: Two (2) recovered from toilet in bathroom
  • 003189-P189 through 003189-P192: Four (4) recovered from window #1 (in bathroom)
  • 003189-P193 through 003189-P197: Five (5) recovered from storage unit #5 (in bathroom)
  • 003189-P198 through 003189-P199: Two (2) recovered from window #2 (west of exterior door)
  • 003189-P200 through 003189-P206: Seven (7) recovered from table
  • 003189-P207 through 003189-P220: Fourteen (14) recovered from exterior door
  • 003189-P221 through 003189-P224: Four (4) recovered from gaming console
  • 003189-P225 through 003189-P227: Three (3)recovered from window #3 (east of exterior door)
  • 003189-P228 through 003189-P229: Two (2) recovered from window #4 (east of exterior door)
  • 003189-P230 through 003189-P237: Eight (8) recovered from staircase
  • 003189-P238 through 003189-P249: Twelve (12) recovered from door leading from basement to main residence

Trace

Trace Evidence Recovered from Clothing:

  • Hairs
    • 003189-H001 through 003189-H004: Four (4) brown, approx. 3 inches, recovered from victim Robert Pruitt's shirt
    • 003189-H005: One (1) black, approx. 1.5 inches, recovered from victim Robert Pruitt's shirt
    • 003189-H006: One (1) black, approx. 1 inch, recovered from victim Robert Pruitt's shirt
    • 003189-H007: One (1) blonde, approx. 30 inches, recovered from victim Robert Pruitt's pants legs
    • 003189-H008 through 003189-H010: Three (3) gray, approx. 2 inches, recovered from victim John Doe's shirt
    • 003189-H011 through 003189-H012: Two (2) black, approx. 1.5 inches, recovered from victim John Doe's shirt
    • 003189-H013: One (1) red, approx. 11 inches, recovered from victim John Doe's shirt
    • 003189-H014 through 003189-H016: Three (3) black, approx. 1 inch, recovered from victim John Doe's pants legs
  • Fibers
    • 003189-F001 through 003189-F008: Eight (8) beige, recovered from victim Robert Pruitt's shirt
    • 003189-F009: One (1) green, recovered from victim Robert Pruitt's shirt
    • 003189-F010 through 003189-F016: Seven (7) beige, recovered from victim Robert Pruitt's pants
    • 003189-F017 through 003189-F018: Two (2) maroon, recovered from victim Robert Pruitt's pants legs
    • 003189-F019 through 003189-F023: Five (5) beige, recovered from victim Robert Pruitt's shoes
    • 003189-F024 through 003189-F027: Four (4) beige, recovered from victim John Doe's shirt
    • 003189-F028 through 003189-F029: Two (2) red, recovered from victim John Doe's shirt
    • 003189-F030 through 003189-F032: Three (3) beige, recovered from victim John Doe's pants
    • 003189-F033 through 003189-F035: Three (3) gray, recovered from victim John Doe's pants legs
    • 003189-F036 through 003189-F037: Two (2) beige, recovered from victim John Doe's shoes
    • 003189-F038 through 003189-F040: Three (3) tan, recovered from victim John Doe's shoes