Kenneth Arthur Schweighart
Schweighart, approximate photo date 1982
Missing since: 03/02/1982
New Lisbon, New Jersey
Type of missing case: Endangered Missing
Date of Birth: 06/25/1935 (84)
Age at time of disappearance: 46 years old
Height / Weight: 5'7 - 5'9, 145 - 155 pounds
Description, clothing, tattoos, other identifying markings: A green checkered shirt, a blue jacket and blue pants.
Medical Conditions Schweighart is mildly mentally disabled, with an IQ of 58. He is not violent.
Other characteristics: Caucasian male. Graying brown hair, blue or brown eyes. Schweighart may have a scar on his forehead.
Details at time of disappearance: Schweighart was a resident of the New Lisbon State School for Retarded Males in New Lisbon, New Jersey in 1982 he had lived there for approximately four years. His family lived in Garfield, New Jersey. He left the campus at 11:45 a.m. on March 2, 1982 and has never been heard from again.
Curiously, Schweighart is not the only New Lisbon State School resident who went missing and was never heard from again Steven Anderson and David Williams disappeared from there together in 1975. It hasn't been proven that the disappearances are related.
The New Lisbon State School is now coed and known as the New Lisbon Developmental Center. All three cases remains unsolved.
Other case information
Agency in charge: New Jersey Human Services Police
Other information: NamUs
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Revised: October 12, 2004. Last updated December 4, 2010 distinguishing characteristics updated.