Charles Richard Mathews

Above: Mathews, circa 2008


Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: September 2008 from Benton, Louisiana
  • Classification: Missing
  • Age: 56 years old
  • Height and Weight: 6'4, 195 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Caucasian male. Gray hair. Mathews's nicknames are Shadow and Mudbug.
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    Details of Disappearance

    Mathews's family last heard from him sometime during September 2008. He lived on west Lakeshore Drive in Benton, Louisiana at the time of his disappearance. He has never been heard from again. His relatives reported him missing in March 2009, after five months without contact.

    Mathews is retired from the Louisiana Department of Corrections. He may be driving his black 2002 Chevrolet Cavalier with Louisiana license plates numbered KLY 870. Foul play is not suspected in his case, but it remains unsolved.


    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    Bossier Parish Sheriff's Office


    Source Information
    KTBS 3
    KSLA News 12


    Updated 1 time since October 12, 2004.

    Last updated April 28, 2009; casefile added.

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