Sean Robert Foster

Above: Sean, circa 1983


Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: August 6, 1983 from Summerville, South Carolina
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Age: 17 years old
  • Height and Weight: 5'4, 139 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Caucasian male. Sandy brown hair, blue eyes. Sean's hair was shoulder-length at the time of his disappearance. He is both far-sighted and near-sighted and wears eyeglasses. Sean has previously torn his Achilles tendon. He is right-handed and has a scar above his left eyebrow and a scar on the top of his index finger.
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    Details of Disappearance

    Sean was last seen in Summerville, South Carolina on August 6, 1983. He has never been heard from again. For unclear reasons, his family didn't report him missing until June 1989, almost six years after they last saw him. Few details are available in his case.


    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    South Carolina Law Enforcement Division
    Southern Region

    Dorchester County Sheriff's Office


    Source Information


    Updated 1 time since October 12, 2004.

    Last updated February 19, 2017; casefile added.

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