Joseph Frank Thomas Jr.

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Above Images: Thomas, circa 2000


Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: December 10, 2000 from Battle Ground, Washington
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Date of Birth: September 27, 1962
  • Age: 38 years old
  • Height and Weight: 6'2 - 6'3, 225 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Caucasian male. Brown hair, hazel eyes. Thomas's left arm was broken when he was a child and it hangs crookedly as a result. His nickname is Joe.
  • Clothing/Jewelry Description: A black and white pinstriped shirt, a black Carhartt jacket, Levi's jeans and black cold weather boots.
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    Details of Disappearance

    Thomas was last seen in Battle Ground, Washington on December 10, 2000. He left home to run an errand and has never been heard from again. He was reported missing four days later. The vehicle he was driving was a brown and white 1987 Isuzu Trooper with the Washington license plate number 4A02962; the tags were only temporary. It has never been located. Thomas has a history of methaphetamine use and theft, and he has outstanding warrants for his arrest, but police believe he was a homicide victim. His case remains unsolved.


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


    Source Information
    Washington State Missing Persons Search
    North American Missing Persons Network
    The Seattle Post-Intelligencer
    The Columbian


    Updated 4 times since October 12, 2004.

    Last updated January 21, 2017; details of disappearance updated.

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