Raymond Samuel Poland

Above: Poland, circa 2001


Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: August 22, 2001 from Erie, Pennsylvania
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Date Of Birth: June 19, 1966
  • Age: 35 years old
  • Height and Weight: 5'11, 160 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Biracial (Caucasian/Hispanic) male. Brown hair, brown eyes. Poland has a mole on his right forearm. Both of Poland's forearms are scarred. He may have a mustache.
  • Medical Conditions: Poland is an alcoholic.
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    Details of Disappearance

    Poland was last seen in Erie, Pennsylvania on August 22, 2001. He has never been heard from again.

    Poland led a somewhat transient lifestyle at the time of his disappearance. He had moved to Erie several years before with his brother and worked various jobs, but ran into trouble due to his alcohol problem. He was occasionally homeless and sometimes stayed in shelters in the Erie area. Poland was not was not reported missing for a year. His mother believes he may have come to harm. His current whereabouts are unknown.


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


    Source Information
    The Erie Times-News


    Updated 2 times since October 12, 2004.

    Last updated September 7, 2007; details of disappearance updated.

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