Name: Patrick Jason Beavers
Case Classification: Endangered Missing
Missing Since: April 3, 1997
Location Last Seen: Jerome, Jerome County, Idaho
Date of Birth: October 18, 1972
Age: 24 years old
Height: 5'10" to 6'0"
Weight: 180-250 lbs.
Hair Color: Brown
Eye Color: Hazel
Distinguishing Marks/Features: Scar on abdomen from appendix being removed. He wore a full beard or mustache. He has been diagnosed as antisocial. He tends to avoid people in most situations. He may be suicidal. He has visual perception problems. He has to wear dark, wrap around type sunglasses due to a light sensitivity condition and may even wear the sunglasses during the evening hours. He has attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. Disproportionate upper to lower body ratio. He smokes expensive cigars and drinks Scotch, however, he does not frequent bars. He is a loner who enjoys reading and long distance hiking.
Fingerprints: Not Available
Clothing: Shoe size 9.5. He may wear a black coat/jean jacket, blue jeans, and blue denim vests. He frequently wore Hanes T-shirts, flannels with a pocket on the front, pants (size 36x32 or 38x32), jeans mostly Rustler Wranglers, or dress pants.
Additional Personal Items: Wore dark/black wrap around sun glasses due to light sensitivity.
Patrick Jason Beavers, also known as Pat, disappeared sometime between the evening of April 3, 1997 and the morning of April 4, 1997. He left a goodbye note which could be taken as a suicide note.
He had been drinking hard alcohol and cut up his identification. He left a note and walked off in the middle of the night after having a disagreement with his stepfather about his being unemployed. It was snowing.
Patrick usually carried pepper spray on a chain and a multi-purpose pocket knife. He did not know how to drive. An extensive search was made the following day of the canyon and surrounding desert area. Prior to disappearing, he had purchased new camping gear and clothes that he did not take with him.
Agency Name: Jerome Police Department
Agency Contact Person: Det Dwayne Rubink
Agency Phone Number: 208-324-4328
Agency E-Mail: N/A
Agency Case Number: 9704021
NCIC Case Number: M015087406
NamUs Case Number: 2089
Family of Patrick Jason Beavers
Seminole County Sheriff's Office
Idaho Missing Persons Clearinghouse
Added: 1/2/06; Last Updated: 5/8/16
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** Listed information is from the time of disappearance.