Joshua, approximate photo date 1979
Missing since: 05/04/1979
Type of missing case: Endangered Missing
Date of Birth: 03/13/1976 (44)
Age at time of disappearance: 3 years old
Height / Weight: 3'2, 50 pounds
Other characteristics: Caucasian male. Blond hair, blue eyes.
Details at time of disappearance: Joshua is missing with his twin brother, Jackson, and their mother, Debra. They were last seen on May 4, 1979 in Ventura, California.
Debra and her sons were reported missing by her husband, John Needham Kidwell. He was considered a suspect at the time and it's unclear whether police ever cleared him. He died in 2008. Debra's family is still looking for her and the twins, however. Their cases remain unsolved.
Other case information
Agency in charge: Ventura County Sheriff's Department
Other information: California Attorney General's Office
Facebook Page for Debra, Jackson and Joshua Kidwell
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Revised: October 12, 2004. Last updated May 26, 2019