Brandon Bankhead

Above: Bankhead, circa 2016


Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: May 28, 2016 from St. Louis, Missouri
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Date Of Birth: February 17, 1997
  • Age: 19 years old
  • Height and Weight: 5'2, 130 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: African-American male. Black hair, brown eyes. Bankhead has the following tattoos: a flame on his left wrist, the words "RIP PUSHER T" on the inside of his left arm, the word "GRIND" on his right hand, the word "GAME" on his left hand, the name "SHANETTA CTII" on the inside of his left arm, and "T3" on his right upper arm. His hair was styled in a mohawk at the time of his disappearance, and his ears are pierced.
  • Clothing/Jewelry Description: A red hooded sweatshirt, a multicolored Burberry shirt, black pants and blue and white shoes.
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    Details of Disappearance

    Bankhead was last seen at the Life Center International Church in St. Louis, Missouri on May 28, 2016. He attended his great-grandmother's funeral at the church that day and was last seen getting into a car with some friends afterwards. He has never been heard from again.

    Bankhead's family believes foul play was involved in his disappearance. His mother got an anonymous phone call after her disappearance, saying he was being held captive in a closet in a vacant home in the Walnut Park neighborhood and was about to be murdered. His case remains unsolved.


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


    Source Information
    Missouri State Highway Patrol
    CBS St. Louis


    Updated 1 time since October 12, 2004.

    Last updated September 6, 2017; casefile added.

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