Richard Wayne Morrison

Morrison in the early- to mid-1960s (more recent photos are unavailable)

  • Missing Since 04/01/1977
  • Missing From Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • Classification Missing
  • Age 26 years old
  • Height and Weight 5'6 - 5'9, 140 - 160 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics Caucasian male. Brown hair, brown/hazel eyes. Morrison's nickname is Rick.

Details of Disappearance

Morrison was reported missing by his brother from Milwaukee, Wisconsin sometime in April 1977. He had been despondent over a lawsuit at the time of his disappearance. After he went missing, his car was found abandoned and burned near Death Valley, California.

There is speculation that Morrison faked his own death and/or moved to a Spanish-speaking country to begin his life anew, but his actual fate is unknown. His case remains unsolved.

Investigating Agency

  • Milwaukee Police Department 414-935-7405

Source Information

Updated 1 time since October 12, 2004. Last updated May 15, 2019; casefile added.