William Edward Hamilton

Above: Hamilton, circa 1980


Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: September 24, 1980 from Mount Sterling, Kentucky
  • Classification: Missing
  • Date of Birth: August 5, 1939
  • Age: 41 years old
  • Height and Weight: 5'0, 165 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: African-American male. Black hair, black eyes. Hamilton walks with a limp and carries his right arm at his side. His nickname is Bill. He has a tattoo on his arm.
  • Clothing/Jewelry Description: A blue zip-up jacket, tan pants, a size 16 long-sleeved blue shirt splattered with paint, a brown wide-brimmed hat, a brown leather belt with a brass buckle and brown lace-up slippers.
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    Details of Disappearance

    Hamilton was last seen in Mount Sterling, Kentucky on September 24, 1980. He walked away from his residence and has never been heard from again. He didn't have a driver's license and didn't own a car 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:
    Kentucky State Police


    Source Information


    Updated 2 times since October 12, 2004.

    Last updated May 5, 2011; picture added.

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