Tyson Jones

Tyson, circa 2017

  • Missing Since 05/10/2017
  • Missing From Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Classification Endangered Missing
  • Sex Male
  • Race Biracial, Black, Pacific Islander, White
  • Age 3 years old
  • Height and Weight 3'0 - 3'8, 30 - 40 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics Multiracial male. Black hair, brown eyes. Tyson is of African-American, Pacific Islander and Caucasian descent. He may have a birthmark on his right shoulder blade.

Details of Disappearance

Tyson was last seen in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on May 10, 2017. He was in the care of his mother at the time, and she was estranged from both her own family and Tyson's father's family.

Tyson's mother was reported missing on September 4, 2020. The following day, she was found dead; she had shot herself in the head. In the days prior to her suicide, Tyson's maternal grandmother and aunt were both attempting to locate him. He wasn't with his mother when her body was found and there has been no indication of his whereabouts.

Because of the circumstances, Tyson is considered to be in danger. His case remains unsolved.

Investigating Agency

  • Philadelphia Police Department 215-686-3093

Source Information

Updated 1 time since October 12, 2004. Last updated September 24, 2020; casefile added.