Charles Lorraine Hollingsworth

Above: Hollingsworth, circa 1970


Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: October 26, 1970 from South Lake Tahoe, California
  • Classification: Missing
  • Date of Birth: November 19, 1931
  • Age: 38 years old
  • Height and Weight: 6'1, 210 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Caucasian male. Graying brown hair, hazel eyes. Hollingsworth's legal surname at birth was Rosencrance. He changed it to Hollingsworth, his mother's maiden name, as an adult. Some accounts spell his middle name "Lorainne."
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    Details of Disappearance

    Hollingsworth, a doctor, was last seen in the 1900 block of Lake Tahoe Boulevard in South Lake Tahoe, California on October 26, 1970. He left his office after an argument with a family member and never returned. An extensive search of the area turned up no indication of his whereabouts.

    Hollingsworth divorced six months prior to his disappearance, and he was despondent over family problems in 1970. Few details are available in his case. He has been declared legally dead.


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


    Source Information
    California Attorney General's Office
    South Lake Tahoe Police Department


    Updated 3 times since October 12, 2004.

    Last updated July 22, 2016; middle name corrected, distinguishing characteristics and details of disappearance updated.

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