Edward Chester Nye

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Left: Edward, circa 1978;
Right: Age-progression to age 48 (circa 2011)


Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: June 22, 1978 from Prospect, Oregon
  • Classification: Lost/Injured Missing
  • Date Of Birth: July 12, 1963
  • Age: 14 years old
  • Height and Weight: 5'3, 120 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Caucasian male. Blond hair, blue eyes.
  • Clothing/Jewelry Description: A yellow shirt, brown jeans and sneakers.
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    Details of Disappearance

    Edward was camping with his church group on June 22, 1978, in the Sky Lakes area near the middle fork of the Rogue River in Prospect, Oregon, outside Butte Falls. He told his brother he was going fishing by himself downstream. Edward has never been heard from again. A search of the area did not produce any evidence as to his whereabouts. Investigators believe he became lost in the area.


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


    Source Information
    The National Center For Missing and Exploited Children
    The Mail Tribune


    Updated 3 times since October 12, 2004.

    Last updated December 28, 2012; age-progression updated.

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