Benjamin Errol Dobson

Above: Dobson, circa 1981


Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: March 17, 1981 from West Palm Beach, Florida
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Date of Birth: November 8, 1922
  • Age: 58 years old
  • Height and Weight: 5'6, 205 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Caucasian male. Gray hair, brown eyes.
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    Details of Disappearance

    Dobson was last seen in West Palm Beach, Florida on March 17, 1981. He left his home in Lake Worth, Florida that morning, driving his 1979 BMW, and never returned. He has never been heard from again. After his disappearance, Dobson's vehicle was found locked, abandoned and covered in dust at the Wellington Country Plaza Shopping Center. He worked as a partner in an insurance agency at the time of his disappearance. Few details are available in his case.


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


    Source Information
    The Doe Network
    Florida Department of Law Enforcement
    West Palm Beach Police Department
    The South Florida Sun-Sentinel


    Updated 1 time since October 12, 2004.

    Last updated January 24, 2010; casefile added.

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