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4980DMWI - Christopher James Winkler


Name: Christopher James Winkler
Case Classification: Endangered Missing
Missing Since: February 16, 1987
Location Last Seen: Burlington, Racine County, Wisconsin

Physical Description

Date of Birth: July 31, 1967
Age: 19 years old
Race: White
Gender: Male
Height: 5'11"
Weight: 190-220 lbs.
Hair Color: Brown
Eye Color: Blue
Distinguishing Marks/Features: He has a round scar above one of his knees that is approximately 2 inches in diameter.


Dentals: Available
Fingerprints: Available
DNA: Available

Clothing & Personal Items

Clothing: Blue jeans, brown work type boots/shoes, grey jacket (possibly leather), flannel shirt with thermal type shirt underneath.
Jewelry: Unknown
Additional Personal Items: Unknown

Circumstances of Disappearance

He was last seen the night of Febrauary 16, 1987 when a friend dropped him off at his house in the evening. He was reported to be a couple of houses down from his house looking for a friend and that's the last any one has seen him. He disappeared under suspicious circumstances. He was involved in a robbery a couple months prior and it is believed that he may have been murdered.

Investigating Agency(s)

Agency Name: Racine County Sheriff's Office
Agency Contact Person: Criminal Investigator, Stacey Martinez
Agency Phone Number: 262-636-3225
Agency E-Mail: N/A
Agency Case Number: 87-1

NCIC Case Number: Unknown
NamUs Case Number: 20595

Information Source(s)

Family Member

Admin Notes

Added: 7/8/2016; Last Updated: 7/8/2016

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** Listed information is from the time of disappearance.

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