David Samuel Collette

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Above Images: Collette, circa 1984


Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: May 22, 1984 from Stockton, California
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Date of Birth: December 30, 1932
  • Age: 51 years old
  • Height and Weight: 6'1, 185 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Caucasian male. Graying brown hair, brown eyes. Collette has a scar on the bridge of his nose and a surgical scar on his abdomen. He wears wire-framed eyeglasses.
  • Clothing/Jewelry Description: A light-colored shirt and work-type overalls.
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    Details of Disappearance

    Collette was last seen leaving home to go to work in Stockton, California on May 22, 1984. He never arrived there and has never been heard from again. On May 30, his vehicle was found abandoned in the parking lot of Mervyn's Department Store in Lodi, California. Few details are available in Collette's case; he is missing under unknown circumstances.


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


    Source Information
    California Attorney General's Office


    Updated 2 times since October 12, 2004.

    Last updated April 9, 2012; picture added, distinguishing characteristics, clothing/jewelry description and details of disappearance updated.

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