Location Last Seen: Rochester, Monroe Co, New York
** Listed information is from the time of disappearance.
Date of Birth: October 12, 1953
Age at Time of Disappearance: 49
Height at Time of Disappearance: 5'7 to 5'9
Weight at Time of Disappearance: 190-220 lbs
Hair Color: White (He was born with red hair, until it turned white from age and medication).
Eye Color: Hazel
Alias(s) / Nickname(s): Unknown
Distinguishing Marks/Features: No tattoos as of 2001. Metal plate in his skull from a car accident in
1956-1957 in Oklahoma. Due to car accident, Richard suffered from seizures and took medication for the condition until he
stopped taking it in his 30's.
Clothing & Personal Items
Clothing: Unknown at time missing
Jewelry: Unknown at time missing; usually wore a watch
Additional Personal Items: Unknown at time missing; known to carry a back pack
Circumstances of Disappearance
Richard was living on the streets and in shelters, traveling his way across the United States on foot.
The last contact from him was a Mother's Day card in May of 2002 which had a New York postmark and stated
he was headed to Pennsylvania. This was the last contact his family had with him.
Richard did have an Oklahoma driver's license that was renewed in 2000.
The last time his social security number was used for employment was in 1990's in Colorado.
Although he lived this lifestyle Richard always sent a letter or card to him mother.
A missing person's report was filed in 2008 when Richard's mother passed away and the family discovered there
were no recent letters or cards.
If you have any information about this case please contact;
Agency Name: Moore Police Department
Agency Phone Number: 405-793-5138
Agency Case Number: 08-08532
Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.