Harig, approximate photo date 2012
Missing since: 02/05/2012
Blythe Township, Pennsylvania
Type of missing case: Lost/Injured Missing
Date of Birth: 02/19/1986 (34)
Age at time of disappearance: 26 years old
Height / Weight: 5'11, 180 - 230 pounds
Description, clothing, tattoos, other identifying markings: A blue hooded Aeropostale sweatshirt, blue jeans, boots and a red hat.
Other characteristics: Caucasian male. Brown hair, brown eyes. Harig has a tattoo of the name "Dylan" in block letters on the outside of his left leg and a tattoo of the letters "FTW", with the letter F colored in solid black, on the outside of his right leg. He has small scars on his chin and above his right eye.
Details at time of disappearance: Harig was last seen when friends dropped him off in the Sharp Mountain area of Blythe Township, Pennsylvania on the morning of February 5, 2012. He supposedly said, "This looks like a good place to get lost," walked into the woods and has never been heard from again.
The Sharp Mountain area is rugged with numerous mine shafts and rock slides. An extensive search turned up no sign of Harig. He has dropped out of sight before, but only for a couple of weeks at a time. He left behind a young son.
Since Harig's disappearance, he hasn't used his bank account or applied for unemployment benefits. Foul play is not suspected in his case, but it remains unsolved.
Other case information
Agency in charge: Pottsville Police Department
Other information: LostNMissing
Facebook Page for James Harig
The Republican Herald
Pennsylvania Missing Persons
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Revised: October 12, 2004. Last updated March 31, 2018 four pictures and date of birth added, distinguishing characteristics and clothing/jewelry description updated.