Missing since January 7, 1993 from Allentown, Lehigh County, Pennsylvania
Classification: Endangered Missing
Circumstances of Disappearance
Branton was last seen leaving the Allentown Racquetball Club at Sixth and Union Streets around 11 a.m. in Allentown, Pennsylvania on January 7, 1993.
Branton's roommate returned to their apartment at 28 North 16th Street, in Allentown that evening and noticed David's car was parked across the street instead of its usual place behind the apartment. There was no sign of David, yet none of his clothes or his medication was missing. When Branton failed to return after a few days, his roommate called police.
Branton has a history of substance abuse and had left the area previously, but had always contacted friends or relatives to let them know he was all right. No one has reported being contacted by Branton since January 7, 1993. Police searched Branton's car and home and found no evidence regarding his disappearance.
Branton is an attorney with a law office at 921 Hamilton Street.
Investigators Lehigh Valley Crimestoppers
If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
Lehigh Valley Crimestoppers
Lehigh Valley Now
The Morning Call (Allentown, PA) 1/23/95
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