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Charles Henry Richardson

Missing person located July 2020

Richardson, approximate photo date 2011

Missing since: 06/13/2011

Missing location: Strawn, Texas

Type of missing case: Endangered Missing

Gender: Male

Ethnic group: White

Date of Birth: 03/25/1929 (91)

Age at time of disappearance: 82 years old

Height / Weight: 5'7, 165 pounds

Description, clothing, tattoos, other identifying markings: A long-sleeved western-style shirt with a collar, blue jeans or khaki pants, and a baseball cap that says "Smokestack".
Medical Conditions Richardson had been experiencing periods of confusion and forgetfulness prior to his disappearance, and may have been suffering from dementia.

Other characteristics: Caucasian male. Brown hair, brown eyes. Richardson's nickname is Charlie.

Details at time of disappearance: Richardson was last seen walking on Highway 16 in Strawn, Texas at 9:30 a.m. June 13, 2011. A woman dropped him off at the rest area near the Erath/Palo Pinto County Line. He was heading southbound towards Interstate 20 at the time. He has never been heard from again. He was reported missing that evening, and a search was launched at 2:00 a.m. the next day.
Richardson was employed by the Smokestack Restaurant in Thurber, Texas at the time of his disappearance. He took long walks for exercise, particularly in the towns of Strawn, Mingus and Thurber. He had mentioned wanting to travel to Fort Worth, although he has no apparent connection to that area.
He is unmarried and childless, and has a history of taking unannounced road trips. He may have accepted a ride, possible with someone he didn't know. His case remains unsolved.

Other case information

Agency in charge: Palo Pinto Sheriff's Department
Other information: Texas Department of Public Safety
Mineral Wells Index
The Big Country Homepage
The Stephensville Empire-Tribune
Microplex News
Psychic detective links: https://briansprediction.com/missing/

Revised: October 12, 2004. Last updated March 16, 2018