Donald Wayne Sharp
Sharp, approximate photo date 1976
Missing since: 02/01/1976
West Portsmouth, Ohio
Type of missing case: Endangered Missing
Age at time of disappearance: 18 years old
Height / Weight: 5'6 - 5'10, 145 pounds
Medical Conditions Sharp has a history of depression.
Other characteristics: Caucasian male. Sandy brown hair, blue eyes.
Details at time of disappearance: Sharp was last seen in West Portsmouth, Ohio on February 1, 1976. He was dropped off at Shawnee State Park to go on a solo camping trip. He took a bookbag with a few days' worth of clothes, his violin, and writing papers and writing utensils. When his brothers came to pick him up, he wasn't there. Park rangers were notified and a missing persons report was filed, but he was never located.
Sharp lived in Newport, Kentucky at the time of his disappearance. His case remains unsolved.
Other case information
Agency in charge: Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation
Other information: NamUs
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Revised: October 12, 2004. Last updated March 25, 2020