Martin Christopher Austin

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Above Images: Austin, circa 1974


Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: March 15, 1974 from Fairfield, California
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Date Of Birth: January 5, 1954
  • Age: 20 years old
  • Height and Weight: 6'1 - 6'2, 170 - 180 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Caucasian male. Brown hair, hazel eyes. Austin had long hair, a full beard and a mustache at the time of his disappearance.
  • Clothing/Jewelry Description: A gray t-shirt, a brown suede jacket, size 34/36 blue jeans and size 11 waffle stomper hiking boots with lug soles.
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    Details of Disappearance

    Austin was last seen in Fairfield, California on March 15, 1974. His mother saw him at home at 8:00 a.m. Later that day he went to his job at Solano Community College and picked up his paycheck. He didn't show up for work the next day and has never been heard from again. On March 17, Austin's white 1971 Honda was found abandoned in the Linda Mar Shopping Center parking lot in Pacifica, California. He is considered missing under suspicious circumstances and foul play is suspected in his disappearance.


    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    Fairfield Police Department


    Source Information
    California Attorney General's Office


    Updated 1 time since October 12, 2004.

    Last updated December 7, 2016; casefile added.

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