Jose Abel Munoz Leon

Above: Leon, circa 1988


Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: July 3, 1988 from Santa Maria, California
  • Classification: Missing
  • Date of Birth: August 27, 1961
  • Age: 26 years old
  • Height and Weight: 5'11, 155 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Hispanic male. Brown hair, brown eyes.
  • Clothing/Jewelry Description: A blue sweatshirt, gray pants and a white felt hat with a small brim.
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    Details of Disappearance

    Leon was last seen in Santa Maria, California on July 3, 1988. He left on a 7:45 a.m. Greyhound bus, en route to Los Angeles, California. He was supposed to continue through the city of Tijuana, Mexico to San Andres Coru, Michoacan, Mexico. Leon never arrived in Mexico and has never been heard from again. Few details are available in his case.


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


    Source Information
    California Attorney General's Office


    Updated 2 times since October 12, 2004.

    Last updated January 16, 2011; details of disappearance updated.

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