Details of Disappearance Crawford was last seen at the Lower Skilak Lake Campground in Cooper Landing, Alaska on April 20, 2020. He is from Homer, Alaska and disappeared while on a camping and fishing trip with his girlfriend in her camper; they had set up the camper at the campground.
Crawford's girlfriend left to return to work, and he stayed behind. His last communication was via text message on April 22. He has never been heard from again.
On April 23, Crawford's backpack, fishing rods and hiking poles were found at the edge of Skilak Lake down Hidden Creek Trail, at the mouth of the Kenai River. His dog was there also, running around loose. His truck, a blue and white 1983 or 1989 Ford F-350 with the Alaska license plate number JKE628, was parked at the trailhead.
An extensive search turned up no indication of Crawford's whereabouts. His case remains unsolved.
- Alaska State Troopers
Updated 1 time since October 12, 2004. Last updated May 18, 2021; casefile added.