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5057DMAR - Ernie Lonnie Earls


Name: Ernie Lonnie Earls
Case Classification: Endangered Missing
Missing Since: April 3, 1987
Location Last Seen: Piggott, Clay County, Arkansas

Physical Description

Date of Birth: circa 1966
Age: 21 years old
Race: White
Gender: Male
Height: 5'2"-5'6"
Weight: 120-170 lbs.
Hair Color: Brown
Eye Color: Blue
Distinguishing Marks/Features: Described as muscular


Dentals: Not Available
Fingerprints: Available
DNA: Available

Clothing & Personal Items

Clothing: Blue jeans; possibly wearing light blue shirt with three stripes on the sleeve; stripes may have been orange, white, and yellow.
Jewelry: Often wore a necklace with an eagle charm, possibly gold in color
Additional Personal Items: Unknown

Circumstances of Disappearance

Ernie was last seen at his grandparent's house on Father's Day in 1987. He left on foot to meet an unknown male. Family witnessed Ernie get into a yellow vehicle. He was not reported missing until 1993. His "Missing Since" date may be incorrect: it may be June 21, 1987, which was the date that Father's Day occurred in 1987.

Investigating Agency(s)

Agency Name: Clay County Sheriff's Office
Agency Contact Person: Chris Crawford
Agency Phone Number: (870)598-2270
Agency E-Mail: N/A
Agency Case Number: W87734

NCIC Case Number: Unknown
NamUs Case Number: 11230

Information Source(s)


Admin Notes

Added: 1/5/2017; Last Updated: 1/5/2017

Questions or comments? Please contact appropriate member of the Area Team

** Listed information is from the time of disappearance.

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