Missing Vincent Lamouris new case information posted as of May 15th 2020

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Missing Vincent Lamouris

Lamouris, approximate date 2002

Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

Missing Since: January 25, 2002 from Niagara Falls, New York

Type: Endangered Missing

Date of Birth: May 31, 1983 Age at disappearance: 18 years old

Weight and Height: 6'1, 160 pounds

Distinguishing Characteristics: White male. Light brown hair, blue/gray/green eyes. Some agencies refer to Lamouris as Vincent Colpaert. Lamouris has metal plates inserted in his right leg and foot, and several scars on both legs and feet. Clothing/Jewelry Description: Possibly a size L or XL black zippered winter coat, a long-sleeved black wool sweater with the Ralph Lauren logo on the chest, size 10.5 black leather Mephisto shoes with a buckle on the side, and a white metal Rodania wristwatch with a black leather strap.

Medical Conditions: Lamouris attempted suicide two years prior to his disappearance. He had apparently made a complete physical and mental recovery by the time he vanished, but he may have been depressed at the time he was last seen.

Details of disappearance and psychic work by Brian Ladd (login to view entire case as of May 2020)


Lamouris left his native Ghent, Belgium without warning on January 25, 2002. He told his mother he was going to school, where he studied mathematics with hopes of enrolling in the University of Ghent. He said he would be working at Pizza Hut that evening, and suggested his mother take the 9:00 a.m. train to her job in Brussels, Belgium instead of her usual one. Unbeknownst to his mother, Lamouris planned to take that train himself to the airport. When he didn't return home, his mother called his workplace and found out he was not, in fact, scheduled to work that day. Lamouris's mother reported him missing. In their investigation, police discovered he'd erased his computer hard drive, secretly obtained a passport and flown to New York City, New York.
Due to United States immigration laws, Lamouris was required to purchase a return ticket upon his arrival in New York City. It's unclear whether he intended to use the ticket, which was booked for February 9; in any case, he didn't board his return flight. Records show Lamouris's passport was used to cross into Canada at Niagara Falls on January 25 and re-entered the United States on January 31. He has never been heard from again.
Lamouris's backpack was found at Prospect Park in Niagara Falls, New York at 4:15 p.m. on February 2, the day after a heavy ice storm hit the area. It contained his passport, his return plane ticket, $10 in American currency, $25 in Canadian coins, a pocketknife, taxi receipts, 36 CDs of classical music, a CD player, and a hardcover copy of J.D. Salinger's classic novel The Catcher in the Rye. Lamouris identified with the book's protagonist, Holden Caulfield, a teen misfit who ran away to New York City after he failed out of high school.
Lamouris attempted suicide at age 16 by jumping off a six-story building. He later told his mother he had tried to take his own life because he was upset about his parents' divorce. He was severely injured in the fall; he spent six months in a hospital and was confined to a wheelchair for a year. Lamouris made a complete physical recovery and appeared to recover mentally as well. He found a job, returned to school and was released from his psychiatrist's care. Niagara Falls is a popular spot for suicides, but no trace of Lamouris's body was ever found there. His mother hopes he didn't harm himself and instead began a new life in the United States or Canada. A bus stop, where anyone can board a bus without identification, is just down the street from the trash can where his belongings were found.
Lamouris enjoys classical music, philosophers such as Nietszche and Schopenhauer, and basketball. His case opened 2018 by Psychic Brian Ladd. Belgian police are investigating.
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