The Doe Network:
Case File 12DMPA

Left: Lango in 1987; Right: Age-Progression to 39 years (circa 2009)

John Francis Lango
Missing since January 1, 1988 from Pottsville, Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania.
Classification: Endangered Missing

Vital Statistics

  • Date Of Birth: February 5, 1970
  • Age at Time of Disappearance: 17 years old
  • Height and Weight at Time of Disappearance: 6'1; 185 lbs
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: White male. Red hair; blue eyes.
  • Marks, Scars: A burn scar on his upper right arm.
  • Clothing: A gray jacket, blue jeans and Adidas tennis shoes.
  • DNA: mtDNA available

Circumstances of Disappearance
Lango was last seen leaving his home at midnight on January 1, 1988 (New Year's Day).

If you have any information on this case, please contact:
Pottsville Police Department
Detective Dove

Agency Case Number: 88000330

NCMEC #: NCMC601795

NCIC Number: M-376251763
Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.

Source Information: The National Center For Missing and Exploited Children

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