Vernon Kent Jones

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Top Row and Bottom Left and Center: Jones, circa 1993;
Bottom Right: Age-progression to age 40 (circa 2009)


Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: January 2, 1993 from Manhattan, New York
  • Classification: Missing
  • Date Of Birth: May 2, 1969
  • Age: 23 years old
  • Height and Weight: 5'11, 170 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Caucasian male. Brown hair, brown eyes. Jones has surgical scars on both hips from metal rods implanted into both of his femurs as the result of previous fractures. He previously fractured his left ankle and lower right arm. Jones has scars on both of his thighs and on his right knee, and a surgical scar on his left ankle. He has a discoloration on his buttocks and his chin is dimpled. Jones wears eyeglasses or contact lenses. He may go by the first name Cameron.
  • Clothing/Jewelry Description: A tan jacket, a red and gray sweater, white t-shirt, blue jeans and brown hiking boots.
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    Details of Disappearance

    Jones attended a New Year's party at a friend's apartment on east 7th Street in the New York City borough of Manhattan on January 2, 1993. He was last seen leaving the party at 6:00 p.m., en route to his residence on Amsterdam Avenue. Jones never arrived at his home and has not been seen again.

    Jones is originally from North Carolina and graduated from the University of North Carolina. He moved to New York City to pursue an acting career. His case remains unsolved.


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


    Source Information
    New York City Police Department
    The National Center for Missing Adults
    The New York Daily News
    Vernon Kent Jones, missing adult, NYC, 1993


    Updated 2 times since October 12, 2004.

    Last updated August 21, 2009; four pictures and age-progression added, distinguishing characteristics and details of disappearance updated.

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