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Case File: Joseph Richard Burns - 772DMCA

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Burns circa 1982

Joseph Richard Burns

  • Case Classification: Missing
  • Missing Since: August 2, 1982
  • Location Last Seen: San Francisco, California
  • Physical Description
    ** Listed information is from the time of disappearance.

  • Date of Birth: December 12, 1943
  • Age at Time of Disappearance: 38 years old
  • Race: White
  • Gender: Male
  • Height at Time of Disappearance: 5'8"
  • Weight at Time of Disappearance: 155 lbs.
  • Hair Color: Brown
  • Eye Color: Gray
  • Alias(s) / Nickname(s): Unknown
  • Distinguishing Marks/Features: Wears glasses. Scar on right and left upper arms and on right and left thighs.
  • Dentals: Available.
  • Fingerprints: Unknown
  • DNA: Unknown
  • Clothing & Personal Items
  • Clothing: Blue jeans and a flannel shirt.
  • Jewelry: Unknown
  • Additional Personal Items: Unknown
  • Circumstances of Disappearance

    Joseph Richard Burns was last seen in San Francisco.

    Investigating Agency(s)
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  • Agency Name: San Francisco Police Department
  • Agency Contact Person: N/A
  • Agency Phone Number: 415-553-0123

  • Agency Case Number: 82-1916371
  • NCIC Case Number: M649726100
  • NamUs Case Number: Not listed
  • Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.

    Information Source(s)
  • California Department of Justice

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    Added: Prior to 2011; Last Updated: 12/22/14 By: BR / Missing Persons Coordinator

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