Paul David Sanders

Paul, circa 2001; Age-progression to age 33 (circa 2017)

  • Missing Since 08/12/2001
  • Missing From Mesa, Arizona
  • Classification Endangered Missing
  • Sex Male
  • Race Biracial, Hispanic, White
  • Date of Birth 04/25/1984 (35)
  • Age 16 years old
  • Height and Weight 5'8, 145 pounds
  • Clothing/Jewelry Description A medium blue t-shirt with the word "Billabong" across the front, dark-colored denim shorts and white K-Swiss shoes.
  • Distinguishing Characteristics Biracial (Caucasian/Hispanic) male. Brown hair, hazel eyes. Paul may use the last names Brewer, Hernandez and/or Paul-Brewer. He has a tattoo of the name "Hernandez" in the center of his back.

Details of Disappearance

Paul got into an argument with his parents at their home left his home in the 3800 block of East Carol Circle in Mesa, Arizona on the evening of August 11, 2001. That night or early the next morning, he left home driving his father's silver Chevrolet pickup truck. On August 12, he visited his grandmother in Globe, Arizona. He was last seen after he left her home.

On August 14, Paul's father's truck was involved in a high-speed chase with a police officer in Tucson, Arizona. Authorities were unable to catch the driver and they don't know if Paul was driving the truck or not. The next morning, the vehicle was found abandoned on the side of a steep hill in a remote area in the Sierra Catalina Mountains.

Paul was a student at Globe High School in 2001. He enjoyed playing football and basketball, and his favorite band was Guns n' Roses. His case remains unsolved.

Updated 4 times since October 12, 2004. Last updated June 22, 2017; age-progression updated.