Frank E. Connell

Connell, circa 2007

  • Missing Since 04/20/2007
  • Missing From Rensselaer, New York
  • Classification Endangered Missing
  • Sex Male
  • Race White
  • Date of Birth 11/22/1959 (62)
  • Age 47 years old
  • Height and Weight 5'5, 130 pounds
  • Clothing/Jewelry Description A white t-shirt, blue jeans and tan work boots.
  • Distinguishing Characteristics Caucasian male. Blond hair, blue eyes. Connell had a beard and mustache at the time of his disappearance. He wears eyeglasses with dark-colored frames. Connell's front teeth are missing. He has a tattoo of a cross on his right arm.

Details of Disappearance

Connell was seen between the hours of 9:30 and 11:45 p.m. on April 20, 2007 at Gibson's Bar in the vicinity of Broadway and Harrison Avenue in Rensselaer, New York, and afterwards nearby at Den-Den's. He had been drinking alcohol that night. He has never been heard from again.

Dogs tracked Connell's scent from the bars up Broadway to the city boat dock and into the water. No signs of a disturbance were found at his apartment. Foul play is not suspected in Connell's case, but it remains unsolved.

Investigating Agency

  • Rensselaer City Police Department 800-346-3543

Updated 3 times since October 12, 2004. Last updated April 10, 2008; three pictures added, details of disappearance updated.