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377DMTX - Roland Martin Welsh Jr.


Name: Roland Martin Welsh Jr.
Case Classification: Endangered Missing
Missing Since: February 13, 1978
Location Last Seen: Desoto, Dallas County, Texas

Physical Description

Date of Birth: July 28, 1945
Age: 32 years old
Race: White
Gender: Male
Height: 5'9"
Weight: 190-210 lbs.
Hair Color: Brown
Eye Color: Blue
Distinguishing Marks/Features: One of his legs is shorter than the other causing him to limp while walking. He has a scar from a dog bite on one of his wrists. He has been treated for a nervous breakdown and may have amnesia.


Dentals: Available. He is missing one canine tooth.
Fingerprints: Not Available
DNA: Available

Clothing & Personal Items

Clothing: Unknown
Jewelry: Unknown
Additional Personal Items: Unknown

Circumstances of Disappearance

Roland Martin Welsh, Jr., also known as Skip or Skippy, was last seen in Desoto, Texas on February 13, 1978.

Investigating Agency(s)

Agency Name: Texas Department of Public Safety
Agency Contact Person: Casandra Cistone
Agency Phone Number: 512-424-5074
Agency E-Mail: N/A
Agency Case Number: M9004001

Agency Name: Garland Police Department
Agency Contact Person: N/A
Agency Phone Number: 972-485-4873
Agency E-Mail: N/A
Agency Case Number: 1978E001179

NCIC Case Number: M313864746
NamUs Case Number: 2422

Information Source(s)


Admin Notes

Added: Prior to 2011; Last Updated: 7/26/16

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** Listed information is from the time of disappearance.

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