Benjamin Richard Cannon

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Above Images: Cannon, circa 1995


Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: March 1995 from Omaha, Nebraska
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Date of Birth: October 11, 1974
  • Age: 20 years old
  • Height and Weight: 6'2, 180 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Caucasian male. Dark brown hair, gray/hazel eyes. Cannon's hair was buzz-cut with bangs at the time of his disappearance. His nickname is Ben. He had no tattoos at the time of his 1995 disappearance. His ears are pierced.
  • Clothing/Jewelry Description: Unknown, but he dresses casually and sometimes wears a beret.
  • Medical Conditions: Cannon may suffer from mental illness.
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    Details of Disappearance

    Cannon was last seen at his residence in the 12600 block of Weir Street in Omaha, Nebraska sometime in late March 1995. He was involved with the Rainbow Family, a nomadic cult-type religious group, at the time of his disappearance. He has never been heard from again. Cannon was not reported missing until May 2004, nine years after he was last seen; prior to then, the police had refused to accept a report. Few details are available in his case.


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


    Source Information
    Project Jason
    Nebraska State Patrol
    MySpace Page for Ben Cannon


    Updated 2 times since October 12, 2004.

    Last updated July 15, 2008; distinguishing characteristics and details of disappearance updated.

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