George Barksdale

George, circa 1969; Age-progression to age 48 (circa 2013)

  • Missing Since 04/21/1969
  • Missing From Baltimore, Maryland
  • Classification Endangered Missing
  • Sex Male
  • Race Black
  • Date of Birth 02/10/1965 (54)
  • Age 4 years old
  • Height and Weight 2'6, 35 pounds
  • Clothing/Jewelry Description A red, white and blue pullover polo shirt, red or blue corduroy pants and black sneakers with red stripes on the bottom.
  • Distinguishing Characteristics African-American male. Black hair, brown eyes. George has a birthmark on his left calf. His nickname is Sputnik.

Details of Disappearance

George was last seen playing on the steps of the United Church House of Prayer for All People at Preston Street and Argyle Avenue in Baltimore, Maryland between 8:00 and 9:00 p.m. on April 21, 1969. He has never been heard from again. Authorities believe he was abducted by a non-family member.

George talked well at the time of his disappearance and knew his address and the names of his family members. He lived in the 1000 block of Argyle Avenue in 1969. Few details are available in his case.

Investigating Agency

  • Baltimore City Police Department
  • 443-984-7385
  • 443-984-7386
  • 443-984-7387
  • 410-396-2359

Updated 7 times since October 12, 2004. Last updated April 16, 2015; age-progression added.