Larry Joe Ardley

Above: Ardley, circa 1998


Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: February 28, 1998 from Leon County, Florida
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Date Of Birth: May 29, 1958
  • Age: 39 years old
  • Height and Weight: 6'2, 190 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: African-American male. Black hair, brown eyes. Ardley may have a beard. He may use the last names Wall and/or Jones. Ardley has a half-inch scar under his left eyebrow and scars on his back, right thigh and left shoulder. He walks with a limp and some of his teeth are missing.
  • Medical Conditions: Ardley is schizophrenic and requires medication to regulate his condition. He may become a danger to himself or to others if he does not take his medication.
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    Details of Disappearance

    Ardley was last seen by his sister in Leon County, Florida on February 28, 1998. He may have been sighted on the afternoon of April 1, 1998 near Mike's Beer Barn on west Tennessee Street. This sighting occurred nearly two months after Ardley initially vanished. He was known to frequent the west Tennessee Street area near Florida State University at the time of his disappearance. Ardley has never been seen again.


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


    Source Information
    Leon County Sheriff's Office
    Florida Department Of Law Enforcement
    The National Center for Missing Adults


    Updated 1 time since October 12, 2004.

    Last updated January 30, 2006; distinguishing characteristics and details of disappearance updated.

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