McCombs Ligons

Above: Ligons, circa 1999


Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: November 4, 1999 from Winston-Salem, North Carolina
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Age: 73 years old
  • Height and Weight: 5'6, 170 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: African-American male. Gray hair, brown eyes. Ligons may have a mustache. His nickname is Mack.
  • Clothing/Jewelry Description: A light blue shirt, dark blue pants, a dark blue jacket and a cap.
  • Medical Conditions: Ligons has been diagnosed with dementia; he may be disoriented as a result of his condition.
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    Details of Disappearance

    Ligons was last seen at his residence in the 1100 block of Progressive Lane in Winston-Salem, North Carolina at approximately 12:00 p.m. on November 4, 1999. He has never been heard from again. Temperatures in the area at the time Ligons disappeared dipped below freezing. An extensive search turned up no signs as to his whereabouts. Ligons's case remains unsolved.


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


    Source Information
    Winston-Salem Police Department
    The Winston-Salem Journal


    Updated 1 time since October 12, 2004.

    Last updated November 2, 2005; name corrected, details of disappearance updated.

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