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3268DMAL - Edwin John Satterthwaite

Edwin John Satterthwaite

Name: Edwin John Satterthwaite
Case Classification: Involuntary Missing
Missing Since: November 7, 1998
Location Last Seen: Theodore, Mobile County, Alabama

Physical Description

Date of Birth: March 23, 1946
Age: 52 years old
Race: White
Gender: Male
Height: 5'8" to 6'0"
Weight: 195-210 lbs.
Hair Color: Brown
Eye Color: Brown
Distinguishing Marks/Features: He wears glasses.


Dentals: Not available
Fingerprints: Not available
DNA: Not available

Clothing & Personal Items

Clothing: Unknown
Jewelry: Unknown
Additional Personal Items: Unknown

Circumstances of Disappearance

Edwin John Satterthwaite was last seen in Mobile. He was supposed to meet his sister in Louisiana for Thanksgiving. He never showed up and no one has heard from him since.

On November 12, 1998, Satterthwaite’s 1993 Lincoln Town Car was found at the corner of Highway 45 and Clark Avenue in Prichard, Alabama. It had apparently been there for a few days. When police looked inside the car they found a cell phone, a radar detector, and the keys were still in the ignition.

Foul play is suspected.

Investigating Agency(s)

Agency Name: Mobile County Sheriff's Office
Agency Contact Person: Detective James
Agency Phone Number: 251-574-8589 or 251-574-6402

Agency Case Number: Unknown

NCIC Case Number: M183485568
NamUs Case Number: 4600

Information Source(s)

Mobile County Sheriff's Office
Alabama Department of Public Safety

Admin Notes

Added: 2/25/07; Last Updated: 10/14/15

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** Listed information is from the time of disappearance.

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