Thomas John McGinn

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Above Images: McGinn, circa 1996


Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: August 16, 1996 from Burr Ridge, Illinois
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Age: 36 years old
  • Height and Weight: 5'6, 150 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Caucasian male. Blond hair, blue eyes. McGinn has no teeth and wears dentures. He is missing the middle finger on his left hand down to the first knuckle.
  • Clothing/Jewelry Description: A brown leather jacket, a green t-shirt, blue jeans and boots.
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    Details of Disappearance

    McGinn was last seen at work in Burr Ridge, Illinois on August 16, 1996. He lived in Bolingbrook, Illinois at the time of his disappearance. He has never been heard from again. After his disappearance, his 1990 Chevrolet was found near Bull Frog Lake at 95th Street and Archer Avenue. A search of the lake and surrounding area turned up no sign of McGinn. He had served in the Army until 1984, and worked as a machinist at the time of his disappearance. Few details are available in his case.


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


    Source Information
    The Chicago Tribune


    Updated 1 time since October 12, 2004.

    Last updated April 26, 2017; casefile added.

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