Furman Joseph Byrd

Above: Byrd, circa 1968


Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: July 1, 1968 from Boston, Massachusetts
  • Classification: Missing
  • Date of Birth: February 1, 1950
  • Age: 18 years old
  • Height and Weight: 5'10, 170 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: African-American male. Black hair, brown eyes.
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    Details of Disappearance

    Byrd was last seen in Boston, Massachusetts on July 1, 1968. He was possibly an art student in the city at the time. He has never been heard from again. For unclear reasons, Byrd wasn't reported missing until 2016, nearly fifty years after his disappearance. His case remains unsolved. Cleveland, Ohio police are investigating.


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


    Source Information
    Cleveland Police Department


    Updated 1 time since October 12, 2004.

    Last updated February 2, 2017; casefile added.

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