Duane Brian Murphy
Murphy, approximate photo date 2017
Missing since: 06/02/2017
Type of missing case: Endangered Missing
Age at time of disappearance: 39 years old
Height / Weight: 6'1 - 6'2, 210 - 220 pounds
Other characteristics: African-American male. Black hair, brown eyes. Murphy has a tattoo of a cross on his right upper arm.
Details at time of disappearance: Murphy was last seen in Laredo, Texas on June 2, 2017. He is from Georgia and had traveled to Laredo on a business trip he often had to travel for his job. He was staying at a hotel with coworkers.
Police responded to reports of a naked man screaming in the downtown area it was Murphy. They took him to the hospital where he stayed overnight and was given a psychiatric evaluation in the morning. He was judged not to be dangerous to himself or others, and was released. After his release from the hospital, he disappeared. His coworkers found his phone, wallet and keys in hotel room.
The circumstances of Murphy's disappearance are unclear he may have actually been across the border in Nuevo Laredo, Mexico when he disappeared. His family stated he has no prior history of erratic or unusual behavior. His case remains unsolved.
Other case information
Agency in charge: Laredo Police Department
Other information: NamUs
The San Antonio Express-News
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Revised: October 12, 2004. Last updated June 6, 2018