Timothy Allen Adkins

Above: Adkins, circa 1987


Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: July 19, 1987 from Tarpon Springs, Florida
  • Classification: Lost/Injured Missing
  • Date of Birth: July 22, 1959
  • Age: 27 years old
  • Height and Weight: 5'9, 125 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Caucasian male. Brown hair, blue eyes.
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    Details of Disappearance

    Adkins was last seen out on the Gulf of Mexico, sixteen miles west of Tarpon Springs, Florida, on July 19, 1987. He was scuba diving with a friend. Both of them surfaced and began swimming to their boat. Adkins's friend made it safely to the boat, but Adkins vanished and has never been heard from again. The United States Coast Guard searched for him and located his oxygen tank and wetsuit. He is believed to have died in a mishap at sea.


    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    Pinellas County Sheriff's Office


    Source Information
    Pinellas County Sheriff's Office
    Florida Department of Law Enforcement


    Updated 1 time since October 12, 2004.

    Last updated October 13, 2007; casefile added.

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