Jesse Wayne Yancey

Above: Yancey, circa 1994


Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: May 28, 1994 from Tahlequah, Oklahoma
  • Classification: Missing
  • Date Of Birth: September 26, 1966
  • Age: 27 years old
  • Height and Weight: 5'6 - 5'8, 180 - 205 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Native American male. Brown/red hair, brown eyes. Yancey may have a mustache, beard or goatee. Several of his front teeth are missing, and the bones around his right eye were previously crushed. Yancey has several scars on his body, including a large scar on his right hand between his middle and ring fingers. He has a tattoo on his right arm of a half-moon smoking a marijuana cigarette.
  • Clothing/Jewelry Description: A blue tank top and jeans.
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    Details of Disappearance

    Yancey was last seen at a family member's residence in Tahlequah, Oklahoma on May 28, 1994. He has never been heard from again. Law enforcement initially refused to take a missing persons report because Yancey had a warrant out for his arrest. Few details are available in his case.


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


    Source Information


    Updated 2 times since October 12, 2004.

    Last updated August 21, 2016; date of disappearance corrected.

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