Mirko Yug

Above: Yug, circa 1976


Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: January 22, 1976 from Los Angeles, California
  • Classification: Missing
  • Date Of Birth: July 30, 1926
  • Age: 49 years old
  • Height and Weight: 5'10, 175 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Caucasian male. Brown hair, blue eyes. Yug's birth name was Friedrich Jug; he changed it in 1958.
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    Details of Disappearance

    Yug was last seen in Los Angeles, California on January 22, 1976. He has never been heard from again.

    Yug was born in Yugoslavia, moved to the United States in 1950, and became a naturalized citizen in 1958. He earned a bachelor's degree in finance and a master's degree in foreign trade from the University of California at Los Angeles, and also attended business school in Arizona. In 1958, Yug and his second wife moved to Mexico City because of a job transfer. They divorced in 1972, shortly after their third child was born.

    Few details are available in Yug's disappearance; he is missing under suspicious circumstances.


    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    Los Angeles Police Department


    Source Information
    California Attorney General's Office


    Updated 1 time since October 12, 2004.

    Last updated July 15, 2016; details of disappearance updated.

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