William Robert Prescott

Above: Prescott, circa 1980


Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: February 5, 1980 from Half Moon Bay, California
  • Classification: Missing
  • Date of Birth: March 25, 1953
  • Age: 26 years old
  • Height and Weight: 6'0, 185 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Caucasian male. Brown hair, green eyes. Prescott has a scar on his abdomen.
  • Clothing/Jewelry Description: A t-shirt with a picture of a salmon, a small plaid shirt, light blue pants and Redwood boots or new reddish-brown Red Wing boots.
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    Details of Disappearance

    Prescott was last seen in Half Moon Bay, California on February 5, 1980. He was driving a white 1964 International Harvester pickup truck with California license plates. The personal plate number was 121YVV and the commercial plate number was 37376A. Prescott has never been heard from again. Few details are available in his case.


    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    Santa Cruz County Sheriff's Department


    Source Information
    California Attorney General's Office


    Updated 1 time since October 12, 2004.

    Last updated February 27, 2016; casefile added.

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