Name: Stephen Locke Packard
Case Classification: Endangered Missing
Missing Since: June 20, 1974
Location Last Seen: Westport, Mendocino County, California
Date of Birth: circa 1956
Age: 18 years old
Weight: 180-190 lbs.
Hair Color: Blond/Strawberry
Eye Color: Brown
Distinguishing Marks/Features: Broken right hand about 6 months prior to missing.
Dentals: Not Available
Fingerprints: Not Available
DNA: Initial inquiry underway
Additional Personal Items: Unknown
Steven Packard was last seen on June 20, 1974 in Westport, California. He was traveling with Linda Lovell at the time. They planned to hike the Pacific Coast Trail from Mexico to Oregon, and were to attend the World's Fair in Spokane, Washington. They also planned to visit Linda's family in Missoula, Montana, but never arrived there.
Packard called his family on June 10, 1974 from Stinson Beach, California. On June 20, 1974, a traveler's check in Packard's name was cashed at a store in Westport, California. Neither Lovell nor Packard has been heard from since.
Agency Name: Santa Maria Police Department
Agency Contact Person: Detective Ron Schram
Agency Phone Number: 805-928-3781
Agency E-Mail: N/A
Agency Case Number: 2012R02963
NCIC Case Number: Unknown
NamUs Case Number: 14418
The New York Times
Whereabouts Still Unknown
Added: Prior to 2011; Last Updated: 12/28/2016
Questions or comments? Please contact appropriate member of the Area Team
** Listed information is from the time of disappearance.