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Name: Stephen Shawn Austin
Case Classification: Endangered Missing
Missing Since: August 19, 1997
Location Last Seen: El Paso, El Paso County, Texas
Date of Birth: September 22, 1979
Age: 18 years old
Race: Black/African American
Weight: 138 lbs.
Hair Color: Black
Eye Color: Brown
Distinguishing Marks/Features: Scar on nose, bad acne, scars on right and left side of neck, right ear is pierced
Dentals: Not Available
Fingerprints: Not Available
Clothing: White t-shirt, blue jeans
Jewelry: Round gold earring in right ear
Additional Personal Items: Athletic shoes
Stephen Austin was last seen at home on August 19, 1997.
Agency Name: El Paso Police Department
Agency Contact Person: Detective Aman
Agency Phone Number: (915) 832-4400
Agency E-Mail: N/A
Agency Case Number: 97261214
NCIC Case Number: M-791854108
NamUs Case Number: 5809
NCMEC Case Number: 979234
Added: Prior to 2011; Last Updated: 9/29/17
Questions or comments? Please contact appropriate member of the Area Team
** Listed information is from the time of disappearance.