John Warren Smith Jr.
Missing since April 26, 1996 from Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz County, California
Circumstances of Disappearance
John's vehicle was located at the roadside with his personal belongings in it.
It was found by highway 9 at mile marker 26.86. It is very mountainous with many deep ravens. There is a trail that goes to this region west to the pacific ocean. The trail follows some ridges and other times follows natural contours of the mountain sides.
He is known for his wood carvings. He was a very artistic man, doing drawings, carvings and special woodwork on houses.
Investigators Santa Cruz County Sheriffs Department
If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
Sgt. Alan Burt
Santa Cruz County Sheriffs Department
Agency Case Number: 96-04782
NCIC Number: M927509803 Source Information:
Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.
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