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Case File: Derek Cross - 2235DMUK

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Cross, circa 1996 ; Last: Age-Progression -- 37 yrs old

Derek Cross

  • Case Classification: Missing
  • Missing Since: November 15, 1996
  • Location Last Seen: Benidorm, Spain

    Physical Description
    ** Listed information is from the time of disappearance.

  • Date of Birth: October 13, 1970
  • Age at Time of Disappearance: 25 yrs old
  • Race: White
  • Gender: Male
  • Height at Time of Disappearance: 5'9"
  • Weight at Time of Disappearance: N/A
  • Hair Color: Brown
  • Eye Color: Blue
  • Alias(s) / Nickname(s): Des or Dosser

  • Distinguishing Marks/Features: A birthmark on his top lip.

  • Dentals: Not Available
  • Fingerprints: Not Available
  • DNA: Available
    Clothing & Personal Items
  • Clothing: N/A

  • Jewelry: N/A

  • Additional Personal Items: N/A

    Circumstances of Disappearance

    Cross's friends last saw him in the early hours of November 15 1996, making his way back to his hotel in Benidorm, Spain. He did not return as expected and his family have not heard from him since. Mr Cross's son was just three when his father went missing. A death certificate was issued in 2004. There was a possible sighting of Derek, who is originally from Leicester, in Ibiza but his whereabouts remain currently unknown. Police have kept the case open because of the possibility that Mr Cross is still alive.

    Investigating Agency(s)
    If you have any information about this case please contact;

  • Agency Name: UK Missing Persons Bureau
  • Agency Contact Person:Missing Persons Unit
  • Agency Phone Number: 0845 000 5481+44 (0)
  • E-Mail


  • Agency Case Number: 07-028641-MPC

    Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.

    Information Source(s)
  • UK Missing Persons Bureau
  • Missing People


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    Last Updated: 10.04.2013 - By: JudyR


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