Uhuru Avie Sawaba

Above: Sawaba, circa 2008


Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: February 1, 2008 from Alameda, California
  • Classification: Missing
  • Date of Birth: December 17, 1938
  • Age: 69 years old
  • Height and Weight: 5'10, 150 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: African-American male. Graying black hair, brown eyes. Sawaba has the following tattoos: the word "merchant marine" on his left arm, and the word "freedom" and the name "Melby" on his chest.
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    Details of Disappearance

    Sawaba was last seen in Alameda, California on February 1, 2008. He 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:
    Alameda Police Department


    Source Information
    California Attorney General's Office


    Updated 1 time since October 12, 2004.

    Last updated August 29, 2008; casefile added.

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