The Doe Network:
Case File 1038DMCA


John Clifton Butler
Missing since January 1, 1994 from Santa Monica, Los Angeles County, California.
Classification: Endangered Missing

Vital Statistics

  • Date Of Birth: July 22, 1951
  • Age at Time of Disappearance: 43 years old
  • Height and Weight at Time of Disappearance: 5'10"; 130 lbs.
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: White male. Brown hair; brown eyes.
  • Other: He suffers from paranoid schizophrenia.
  • Dentals: Not Available
  • Fingerprints: Available

Circumstances of Disappearance
Butler was last seen in 1994 living on the streets of Santa Monica.
He has been in and out of mental institutions from California to Oregon.
In 1984, Butler traveled to Belgium but was immediately sent back to the United States due to his mental condition.
Exact date of disappearance is unknown. He was reported missing in September 16, 1999 when a family member tried to locate him to inform him that his father had died and left him a substantial amount of money.

If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:

Santa Monica Police Department
Detective Larry Nicols

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Source Information:
Santa Monica Police Department
NamUs MP#9957

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