Missing Raymond Paul Akins located 2020

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Missing Raymond Paul Akins

Akins, approximate date 2013

Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

Missing Since: January 7, 2013 from Columbus, Georgia

Type: Endangered Missing Age at disappearance: 32 years old

Height and weight : 5'5 - 5'6, 130 pounds

Distinguishing Characteristics: White male. Brown hair, blue eyes. Akins may have a goatee or may be unshaven. He has multiple tattoos, including the word "SHORTY" and a cross on his upper arm, tattoos covering his back, both his arms and the backs of his hands, and tattoos on the right side of his neck, his abdomen and his chest. Photos of some of his tattoos are posted below this case summary. Akins goes by his middle name, Paul.

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


Akins was last seen in Columbus, Georgia on January 7, 2013. On January 1, he left his sister's home to visit his girlfriend 35 miles away in Buena Vista, Georgia. His girlfriend's stepfather stated he gave Akins a ride back to Columbus on January 7 and dropped him off near his residence at Elon Subdivision. He apparently never arrived home and has never been heard from again. Akins left his wallet and most of his belongings behind, but his cellular phone went missing with him and was never found. The last known communication from the phone took place in Marion County, the county where his girlfriend lives. Akins didn't have a vehicle at the time of his disappearance. His case opened 2018 by Psychic Brian Ladd.

Left: Tattoo of a face and a spider on Akins's upper arm;
Right: Tattoo of the Grim Reaper, fire and devil faces covering Akins's back

Top: Tattoos on Akins's chest, abdomen, and one arm and hand;
Bottom: Tattoos on Akins's other arm and hand
Marion County Sheriff's Office