Name: Kenneth Lee Gautier
Case Classification: Missing
Missing Since: May 1, 1975 (NamUs lists June 1975)
Location Last Seen: Ruskin, Hillsborough County, Florida
Date of Birth: April 8, 1955
Age: 20 years old
Weight: 135 lbs.
Hair Color: Brown, shoulder-length and wavy.
Eye Color: Brown or hazel.
Distinguishing Marks/Features: His right hand was disfigured from a fireworks accident - his right index and middle fingers are missing (NamUs lists right index and ring fingers). He has multiple scars around his right hand. He had a broken back from a car accident.
Dentals: Not available
Fingerprints: Available (NamUs lists as not available)
DNA: Samples submitted - Tests not complete
Additional Personal Items: Unknown
Kenneth Lee Gautier, also known as Kenny or Lee, was staying in an apartment near relatives. The relatives hadn't heard from him in a couple weeks and went to his apartment. He was not there and has not been seen nor heard from again.
At the time of his disappearance, he was driving a green Volkswagen Karmann Ghia.
He was officially reported missing in April 2016.
Agency Name: Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office
Agency Contact Person: Deputy R. Hall or CSO James Lindberg
Agency Phone Number: 813-247-8000 or 813-247-0557
Agency E-Mail: N/A
Agency Case Number: 16-239005
NCIC Case Number: N/A
NamUs Case Number: 33291
Family of Kenneth Lee Gautier
Added: 1/20/16; Last Updated: 6/19/16
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** Listed information is from the time of disappearance.