David Allen Watson

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Top Row and Bottom Left: Watson, circa 1976;
Bottom Right: Age-progression to age 57 (circa 2016)


Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: November 10, 1976 from Arlington, Virginia
  • Classification: Missing
  • Date of Birth: August 13, 1958
  • Age: 18 years old
  • Height and Weight: 5'9, 145 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Caucasian male. Brown hair, green eyes. Watson has a homemade tattoo on his upper right arm of his initials "DAW" with a scroll underneath the letters. At the time of his disappearance, his hair was shoulder-length and parted in the middle. His middle name may be spelled "Alan."
  • Clothing/Jewelry Description: A denim jacket, bell-bottom jeans and a brown leather belt with a large buckle.
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    Details of Disappearance

    Watson was last seen in Arlington, Virginia on November 10, 1976. He left home to go to a friend's house, never arrived and 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:
    Arlington County Police Department


    Source Information
    The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children


    Updated 2 times since October 12, 2004.

    Last updated February 24, 2016; age-progression added.

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