The Doe Network:
Case File 261DMMI

Right: Progressed to age 30 (circa 2010)

James Robert Cooper
Missing since October 25, 1996 from Monroe, Monroe County, Michigan
Classification: Endangered Runaway

Vital Statistics

  • Date Of Birth: December 22, 1979
  • Age at Time of Disappearance: 16 years old
  • Height and Weight at Time of Disappearance: 5'11"; 155 lbs.
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: White male. Straight light brown or blond hair; blue eyes.
  • Marks, Scars: He has scar tissue on his left arm; raised pox mark on right arm.
  • Clothing: Tan corduroy jacket.
  • Dentals: When he was last seen he had braces on his teeth.
  • DNA: Available

Circumstances of Disappearance
Cooper was last seen leaving for school in Monroe, Michigan on October 25, 1996.
He never returned. When he left he had no ID or money and never picked up his last check from work.

If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:

Monroe Police Department
Missing Persons Unit

Agency Case Number: 70000

NCMEC #: NCMC829920

NCIC Number: M972645205
Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.

Source Information:
National Center for Missing & Exploited Children
Child Protection Education of America, Inc.

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Last Updated: 8-12-2011 - By: JTM / Admin