Description, clothing, tattoos, other identifying markings: A brown flannel shirt and blue jeans.
Medical Conditions Allen suffers from epilepsy. He is classified as disabled and needs medication.
Other characteristics: African-American male. Black hair, brown eyes. Allen may go his initials, C.A.
Details at time of disappearance: Allen was last seen at the Zipmart on Main Street in Emporia, Virginia between 3:00 and 5:00 p.m. on November 20, 1997. He was walking to his home on West End Boulevard when someone offered him a ride and he got into their vehicle. He has never been heard from again, and since his disappearance he hasn't cashed any of his Social Security disability checks. He was on disability due to an injury he sustained while working a construction job.
Allen is a former Marine and left behind three children. His case remains unsolved.
Other case information
Agency in charge: Emporia Police Department
Other information: Virginia State Police
The Emporia Independent-Messenger
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Revised: October 12, 2004. Last updated August 26, 2016