Other characteristics: African-American male. Black hair, brown eyes. Mallard has scars on his left cheek, near his left eye, on his left shoulder and on his left knee. He may use the last name Shepherd.
Details at time of disappearance: Mallard was last seen leaving his home in Rusk, Texas on December 5, 2008. He has never been heard from again. He may have traveled to Houston, Texas after his disappearance. He has previously been homeless. Few details are available in his case.