The Doe Network:
Case File 20DMPA

Photo 12 Age-Progression
Left: Dabkowski in 1981; Right: Age-progressed by NCMEC to age 36 (circa 2006)

Jon Michael Dabkowski
Missing since January 14, 1982 from Tarentum, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania
Classification: Non-Family Abduction

Vital Statistics

  • Date Of Birth: November 9, 1970
  • Age at Time of Disappearance: 11 years old
  • Height and Weight at Time of Disappearance: 4'10; 72 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: White male. Brown hair; brown eyes. Right-handed.
  • Marks, Scars: Small scar under his left eye. Deep cleft in center of chin.
  • Clothing: Blue jeans, a red sweatshirt, a burgundy and tan jacket, red and white tassel cap.
  • AKA: Dabbo

Circumstances of Disappearance
Dabkowski was last seen around 17:30 on January 14, 1982. He and his friend, Gabriel Minarcin, were walking to Minarcin's home a few doors down from Dabkowski's house. It is believed that they may have been playing on the ice and fallen through it.

If you have any information on this case, please contact:
Tarentum Police Department
Missing Persons Unit
Chief David R. Sieber

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Source Information: The National Center For Missing and Exploited Children

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