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Case File 993DMMN


David Bird Thomson
Missing since July 1, 1979 from Minnetonka, Hennepin County, Minnesota.
Classification: Endangered Missing

Vital Statistics

  • Date Of Birth: February 9, 1947
  • Age at Time of Disappearance: 32 years old
  • Height and Weight at Time of Disappearance: 5'8-5'10"; 175-185 lbs.
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: White male. Blue eyes (sometimes appear green); brown hair. He has a receding hairline. May have a beard.
  • Marks, Scars: Dave was in a car accident in 1964 resulting in a fracture in his growth bone of left shoulder, foreshortening his left arm, serious left leg fracture, resulting in leg being 3/8 of an inch shorter. Subsequent diagnosis of scoliosis. He has fractured his upper right arm, has a scar on his right elbow.
  • Clothing: He was last seen wearing a flannel, work shirt and blue jeans. He had a back pack and no other belongings. A yin yang necklace.
  • Dentals: Available
  • DNA: Available in CODIS.

Circumstances of Disappearance
Thomson was last seen on July 1, 1979 in Minnetonka, Minnesota, standing by Highway 7 and Williston Road.
After he was last seen he worked very briefly in Denver, Colorado and Casper, Wyoming in 1979.

If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:

Minnetonka Police Department
Detective Dave Riegert

Agency Case Number: 92000446

NCIC Number: M-671483071
Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.

Source Information:
Texas Missing Persons Clearinghouse

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Last Updated: 8-21-2011 - By: JTM / Admin