Thomas Stephen Blake

Above: Blake, circa 1987


Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: August 1, 1987 from Big Spring, Texas
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Date Of Birth: July 24, 1957
  • Age: 30 years old
  • Height and Weight: 6'3, 165 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Caucasian male. Blond hair, green eyes. Blake's nickname is Tom. He has a mole under his right eye and several additional moles on his back.
  • Clothing/Jewelry Description: A three-by-five-inch belt buckle with turquoise studs in the center, and a gold metal watch with a rectangular face and a black band.
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    Details of Disappearance

    Blake was last seen in Big Spring, Texas on August 1, 1987. He has never been heard from again. His tractor-trailer rig was found at a public rest area August 5, four days later. All of Blake's personal belongings were left in the truck. He may be in the company of a woman named Jennifer, whose last name is possibly Downs. Jennifer was 31 years old in 1987.

    Foul play is possible in Blake's case; it remains unsolved.


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


    Source Information
    Texas Department of Public Safety
    The Doe Network


    Updated 1 time since October 12, 2004.

    Last updated October 21, 2005; casefile added.

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