Tyler Joseph Schladweiler

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Left: Tyler, circa 2002;
Right: Age-progression to age 18 (circa 2017)


Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: October 9, 2002 from Lake Havasu City, Arizona
  • Classification: Family Abduction
  • Date Of Birth: February 3, 1999
  • Age: 3 years old
  • Height and Weight: 2'9, 30 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Caucasian male. Light brown hair, brown eyes. Tyler has scars on his abdomen.
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    Details of Disappearance

    Tyler was last seen in Lake Havasu City, Arizona on October 9, 2002. He was abducted by his non-custodial mother, Melissa Schladweiler. A photograph and vital statistics for Melissa are posted below this case summary. A felony warrant was issued for her on October 7, 2003. Their whereabouts are unknown and Tyler's case remains unsolved.


    Melissa Schladweiler
    Above: Melissa Schladweiler

    Date of Birth: December 27, 1969
    Age: 39 years old
    Height and Weight: 5'9, 160 pounds
    Distinguishing Characteristics: Brown hair, blue eyes.


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


    Source Information
    The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children


    Updated 2 times since October 12, 2004.

    Last updated June 9, 2017; age-progression added.

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