Jeffrey Keith Hegwood

Above: Hegwood, circa 1980


Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: March 20, 1980 from Hattiesburg, Mississippi
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Date Of Birth: February 6, 1957
  • Age: 23 years old
  • Height and Weight: 5'10, 158 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Caucasian male. Dark brown hair, brown or blue eyes. Hegwood may have a mustache. He has a diagonal scar on his inner left eyebrow and he wears eyeglasses or contact lenses.
  • Clothing Description: A yellow gold Bulova Acutron watch with a green safety cross on its face and the name "Robert E. Bell" engraved on the back.
  • Medical Conditions: Hegwood suffers from mild seasonal allergies, including hay fever.
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    Details of Disappearance

    Hegwood was last seen in Hattiesburg, Mississippi on March 20, 1980. He has never been heard from again. Hegwood was carrying a .25-caliber RG Model 26 pistol with the serial number U020365 at the he went missing.

    Hegwood enjoyed hunting, fishing and canoeing in 1980. He is described as a casual dresser. He was employed as a bartender at the time of his disappearance.


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


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