Christian Daniel Balke-Thompson

Balke-Thompson, circa 2020; Balke-Thompson's tattoo

  • Missing Since 05/03/2020
  • Missing From Rockwell, Iowa
  • Classification Missing
  • Sex Male
  • Race White
  • Age 28 years old
  • Height and Weight 6'1, 240 pounds
  • Clothing/Jewelry Description A t-shirt, jeans, sneakers, a baseball cap and possibly a hooded sweatshirt.
  • Distinguishing Characteristics Caucasian male. Blond hair, hazel eyes. Balke-Thompson has several tattoos, including his mother's name "Michelle Theresa" on his left wrist, a bullet on the side of his neck, and bats on his right wrist and hand; a photo of the bats tattoo is posted with this case summary. His ears are pierced. His nickname is B-T.

Details of Disappearance

Balke-Thompson was last seen in Rockwell, Iowa on May 3, 2020. The woman he was dating drove from his Rockwell home to a farm in Carroll, Iowa. He has never been heard from again. Shortly after 9:00 p.m. the next day, his vehicle was found abandoned and burned in a shed in the 22300 block of 150th Street, about five miles north of Carroll.

Balke-Thompson left behind two young sons. Few details are available in his case.

Updated 1 time since October 12, 2004. Last updated February 16, 2022; casefile added.