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1901DMOK - Innocente Richmond Yanez


Name: Innocente Richmond Yanez
Case Classification: Endangered Missing
Missing Since: January 05, 1999
Location Last Seen: Tahlequah, Cherokee County, Oklahoma

Physical Description

Date of Birth: August 19, 1972
Age: 26 years old
Race: Native American/Hispanic
Gender: Male
Height: 6'2"
Weight: 180 - 208 lbs.
Hair Color: Black
Eye Color: Brown
Nickname/Alias: Shawn, Gomez, Chavez
Distinguishing Marks/Features: Scars on both wrists, Speech impediment


Dentals: Available
Fingerprints: Available
DNA: Available

Clothing & Personal Items

Clothing: Unknown
Jewelry: Unknown
Additional Personal Items: Unknown

Circumstances of Disappearance

Innocente Yanez was last seen at his residence in the vicinity of the 500 block of May Avenue in Tahlequah, OK. When a family member returned home from work the following morning they found the lights on and television on but Yanez was gone. He left without taking any personal items with him. He was reported missing by mother January 15, 1999 His mother has raised his children since his disappearance. His family and children donít believe he would have voluntarily stayed away from his children this long. Foul play suspected.

Investigating Agency(s)

Agency Name: Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation
Agency Contact Person: Special Agent Kevin Lanham
Agency Phone Number: 405-760-8679
Agency E-Mail: [email protected]
Agency Case Number: CR01-805

NCIC Case Number: M-182880974
NamUs Case Number: 2304

Information Source(s)


Admin Notes

Added: 1/29/08; Last Updated: 12/9/17

Questions or comments? Please contact appropriate member of the Area Team

** Listed information is from the time of disappearance.

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