Missing James Scott Butler located 2020

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Missing James Scott Butler

Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

Missing Since: September 12, 2003 from Hemet, California

Type: Endangered Missing

Date of Birth: September 14, 1961 Age at disappearance: 41 years old

Height and weight : 6'1, 200 pounds

Distinguishing Characteristics: White male. Brown hair, brown eyes. Butler has full sleeve tattoos on both arms, a tattoo of a woman's face on his chest, a tattoo of the word "Hemet" on his chest, a tattoo of the word "flirtin" on his back, a tattoo of skulls on his back, and a tattoo of the word "disaster" on his back. Butler's nickname is Spun and he may us the aliases Jim Parrneli and/or James Scott Taranelli.

Medical Conditions: Extreme caution is advised when approaching Butler.

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


Butler was last seen in Hemet, California on September 12, 2003. He has never been heard from again. On September 26, his father received a phone call from an unidentified male saying Butler had been shot and his body was left burning in a vehicle. Butler's remains have not been found, however.
Butler is a convicted felon and wanted by the police in addition to being listed as a missing person, but he is not thought to have disappeared as the result of the charges against him. His case is unsolved. He is considered to be missing under suspicious circumstances and foul play is suspected in his case.
Riverside County Sheriff's Department
Hemet Sheriff's Station