Thomas Fredrick King

Above: King, circa 1986


Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: September 28, 1986 from Bowie, Maryland
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Date Of Birth: July 31, 1964
  • Age: 22 years old
  • Height and Weight: 5'9, 185 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Caucasian male. Black hair, brown eyes. King may have a mustache. He has scars on his right arm, his right ear and his right forearm. King has a tattoo of a Native American chief on his upper left arm, and another on his right arm.
  • Medical Conditions: King has a hearing disability.
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    Details of Disappearance

    King departed from his residence in Bowie, Maryland on September 28, 1986. He left a note behind stating that he planned to travel to "Church Road" during the day. King never returned home and has not been heard from again. His 1986 Toyota pickup truck was discovered abandoned on September 30, two days after his disappearance. The vehicle was located in a restaurant parking lot in Edgewater, Maryland. Authorities found traces of blood on the truck's seat. There was no evidence of King at the scene.

    Investigators learned that King was allegedly involved in the sale of illegal drugs in 1986. He reportedly owed a substantial amount of money at the time of his disappearance. King's case remains unsolved.

    Some agencies may list Edgewater, Maryland as the location of King's disappearance.


    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    Maryland State Police
    Extension 130


    Source Information
    The Doe Network


    Updated 1 time since October 12, 2004.

    Last updated April 23, 2009; distinguishing characteristics updated.

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