Yinzhou Zheng

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Above Images: Zheng, circa 2000


Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: September 17, 2000 from Columbia, Missouri
  • Classification: Missing
  • Date of Birth: October 16, 1953
  • Age: 46 years old
  • Height and Weight: 5'8 - 5'10, 170 - 180 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Asian male. Black hair, brown eyes. Zheng was born in China.
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    Details of Disappearance

    Zheng was last seen in Columbia, Missouri on September 17, 2000. His wife, Xiang Sun, disappeared on September 23, six days later. The couple planned to go visit one of their daughters in Iowa City, Iowa, but never arrived. Zheng and Sun have never been heard from again. They are both originally from China, and both of them left their passports behind.

    Zheng was a graduate student at the University of Missouri, and Zheng's son was also attending the university at the time of his father and stepmother's disappearances. Few details are available in their cases.


    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    Missouri State Highway Patrol
    Missing Persons Unit


    Source Information
    Missouri State Highway Patrol
    Find Missing People
    North American Missing Persons Network
    The Maneater


    Updated 4 times since October 12, 2004.

    Last updated August 25, 2016; picture added, details of disappearance updated.

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