Left - circa 1976; Center and Right - Age-progressed to 56 years
Name: David Dyke
Case Classification: Missing
Missing Since: January 1976
Location Last Seen: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Date of Birth: circa 1951
Age: 25 years old
Hair Color: Unknown
Eye Color: Unknown
Distinguishing Marks/Features: Unknown
Clothing: A yellow T-shirt, trousers over his brown swimming shorts, and he was barefoot.
Additional Personal Items: Unknown
David Dyke was last seen at Edithvale Beach, 30 km south of Melbourne. He had taken his three-year-old son and eight-year-old niece to the beach. Police believe his niece was the last person to see him, having watched him go into the water. Both his son and niece were brought home by police after they were found alone on the beach.
The sea was calm and there were no reports of distressed swimmers the day he disappeared.
David has not accessed his bank account since he was last seen. His family says his disappearance is out of character.
Agency Name: Crime Stoppers
Agency Contact Person: N/A
Agency Phone Number: 1800 333 000
Agency E-Mail: N/A
Agency Case Number: Unknown
Australian Missing Persons Register
Added: 8/15/06; Last Updated: 1/16/16
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** Listed information is from the time of disappearance.