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939DMSWE - Nils Benny Forsgren


Name: Nils Benny Forsgren
Case Classification: Endangered Missing
Missing Since: December 12, 1976
Location Last Seen: Soderhamn suburb Vågbro, Sweden

Physical Description

Date of Birth: February 13 1957
Age: 19 years old
Race: White
Gender: Male
Height: 175 cm or 5'8"
Weight: Unknown
Hair Color: Brown
Eye Color: Unknown
Distinguishing Marks/Features: Unknown


Dentals: Unknown
Fingerprints: Unknown
DNA: Unknown

Clothing & Personal Items

Clothing: A red shirt, brown leather jacket and jeans.
Jewelry: Unknown
Additional Personal Items: Unknown

Circumstances of Disappearance

On the evening of December 11 1976, Nils Benny Forsgren attended a party with friends. He was last seen by a taxi driver at 12:30 a.m. on the 12th. The taxi driver claimed that Benny seemed disoriented. Benny has not been seen since.

Alleged serial-killer Thomas Quick confessed to Benny's homicide. No evidence has been found to substantiate his claim and he has never been charged in connection to the disappearance. Benny Forsgren was declared dead in 1988.

Investigating Agency(s)

Agency Name: Soderhamn Police
Agency Contact Person: N/A
Agency Phone Number: 0270-723 00
Agency E-Mail: polismyndigheten(at)
Agency Case Number: Unknown

Information Source(s)

Aftonbladet News Archive

Admin Notes

Added: 8/15/07; Last Updated: 2/1/16

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** Listed information is from the time of disappearance.

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