Frank James Coates RESOLVED Coates, circa 1999 Missing Since 09/10/1999 Missing From Barrow, Alaska Classification Endangered Missing Sex Male Race Age 35 years old Distinguishing Characteristics Native American male. Details of Disappearance Coates vanished from Barrow, Alaska on September 10, 1999. He was found deceased later that year, but not identified until 2004. Further details about his death are unavailable. Investigating Agency - Source Information North American Missing Persons Network . .