Alvin Woodrow Palmer Jr.

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Above Images: Palmer, circa 2001


Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: August 20, 2001 from Richton, Mississippi
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Date Of Birth: August 3, 1970
  • Age: 31 years old
  • Height and Weight: 6'0, 165 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Caucasian male. Brown hair, blue eyes. Palmer may have a mustache. He has several marks on his forehead and numerous scars on one of his legs. His nickname is Brother.
  • Clothing/Jewelry Description: Faded black jeans and sneakers.
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    Details of Disappearance

    Palmer was last seen in Richton, Mississippi on August 20, 2001. He had left his mother's house with a friend that morning and, early in the afternoon, stopped at Brewer Grocery, a convenience store located on eastbound Highway 42 outside of Richton. While at the grocery, Palmer entered a black or dark blue 1990s model Nissan or Pontiac Grand Am with a faded exterior. He told his friend that he would return shortly. There was at least one unidentified individual inside the car at the time. Palmer has never been heard from again.


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


    Source Information
    The Hattiesburg American
    Forrest and Perry County District Attorney's Office


    Updated 3 times since October 12, 2004.

    Last updated February 25, 2014; middle name added.

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