Christopher D. Dickinson

Above: Dickinson, circa 2005


Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: July 31, 2005 from Ridgeway, Wisconsin
  • Classification: Lost/Injured Missing
  • Age: 25 years old
  • Height and Weight: 5'9, 150 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Caucasian male. Brown hair, brown eyes.
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    Details of Disappearance

    Dickinson was last seen in Ridgeway, Wisconsin on July 31, 2005. He went out on Lake Mendota in a 17-foot Larson fiberglass fishing boat with Darren Michael Mellor. At 4:20 p.m. that day, their boat was found adrift in the lake near Warner Beach with no one onboard. The boat's ladder was down, its keys were still in the ignition and there was a t-shirt on the deck. Mellor's body surfaced on October 15, but Dickinson's body has never been found. He is presumed to have drowned.


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


    Source Information
    The Wisconsin State Journal and Capital Times
    NBC 15


    Updated 1 time since October 12, 2004.

    Last updated March 7, 2013; casefile added.

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