Justin Emile Cosey

Above: Justin, circa 2002


Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: July 12, 2002 from New Orleans, Louisiana
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Date of Birth: January 22, 1988
  • Age: 14 years old
  • Height and Weight: 5'6, 145 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: African-American male. Brown hair, hazel eyes. Justin's hair was braided at the time of his disappearance. He has a scar on his face. His nickname is Jay.
  • Clothing/Jewelry Description: A white t-shirt, dark-colored shorts and white high-top sneakers.
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    Details of Disappearance

    Justin was last seen leaving his New Orleans, Louisiana home on July 12, 2002. He was walking to his grandmother's house when he got into a white two-door 1989 Chevrolet sedan. Justin has never been heard from again. Few details are available.


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


    Source Information
    Louisiana Repository for Unidentified and Missing People
    Tales of Two Cities: How Race and Crime Intersect on Local TV News: In New Orleans and Indianapolis by Kim LeDuff


    Updated 1 time since October 12, 2004.

    Last updated February 27, 2016; casefile added.

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