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Case File: Brian Eric Carlstrom 531DMCA

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Carlstrom circa 1986

Brian Eric Carlstrom

  • Case Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Missing Since: August 9, 1986
  • Location Last Seen: Helendale, San Bernardino County, California
  • Physical Description
    ** Listed information is from the time of disappearance.

  • Date of Birth: December 6, 1959
  • Age at Time of Disappearance: 26 years old
  • Race: White
  • Gender: Male
  • Height at Time of Disappearance: 6'0"
  • Weight at Time of Disappearance: 190-200 lbs.
  • Hair Color: Blond or strawberry with a full beard.
  • Eye Color: Blue
  • Alias(s) / Nickname(s): Unknown
  • Distinguishing Marks/Features: Wears prescription glasses. Burn scars over 80 percent of his arms, upper torso and right side of the neck.
  • Dentals: Available.
  • Fingerprints: Available.
  • DNA: Available.
  • Clothing & Personal Items
  • Clothing: Possibly wearing denim pants and a light colored shirt.
  • Jewelry: Unknown
  • Additional Personal Items: Unknown
  • Circumstances of Disappearance

    Brian Eric Carlstrom was last seen on August 9, 1986 in Helendale, California. Although he was a resident of Colton, California, he was staying at a friendís house in Silver Lakes (near Helendale). He left this location on the morning of August 9, 1986, intending to travel to the Las Vegas area. Investigation revealed a possible sighting of Carlstrom by employees of the Saddle West Casino in Pahrump, Nevada, probably on the evening of August 9th. His vehicle was recovered abandoned in a remote desert area on September 14, 1986 in Clark County, Nevada, about 20 miles northeast of Pahrump. It looked as if it were being left for a short time with various articles left intact. Carlstrom is a principal in a multi-million-dollar personal injury suit with a worldwide corporation.

    Investigating Agency(s)
    If you have any information about this case please contact;

  • Agency Name: Department of Justice - Sacramento
  • Agency Contact Person: N/A
  • Agency Phone Number: 916-227-3290
  • Agency Name: San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department
  • Agency Contact Person: Detective Joe Janowicz
  • Agency Phone Number: 760-552-6833 or 909 387-3695
  • E-Mail

  • Agency Case Number: LE: #071416092; DOJ: #141609207
  • NCIC Case Number: M453403635
  • NamUs Case Number: MP #2618
  • Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.

    Information Source(s)
  • California Department of Justice
  • NamUs

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    Last Updated: 2/17/13 - By: DD / HC Coord


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