Lee Steven Ochs
Ochs, approximate photo date 2012
Missing since: 10/29/2012
Type of missing case: Endangered Missing
Date of Birth: 06/30/1976 (43)
Age at time of disappearance: 36 years old
Height / Weight: 6'0, 195 pounds
Medical Conditions Ochs was taking medication on a regular basis at the time of his disappearance this medicine was left behind.
Other characteristics: Caucasian male. Blond hair, blue eyes. Ochs has multiple tattoos on his left arm.
Details at time of disappearance: Ochs was last seen the construction site where he worked near the Climax Mine north of Leadville, Colorado on October 29, 2012. He has never been heard from again. Two weeks later, his car was found abandoned on Methodist Mountain at the end of County Road 110 in Salida, Colorado.
There were no indication of foul play at the scene, but authorities believe Ochs's disappearance is suspicious, because his wallet, cellular phone and medication were left behind in his vehicle.
Ochs has violent tendencies, and was wanted on two felony warrants out of Arapahoe County, Colorado at the time of his disappearance. He was on strictly monitored probation and had to call his probation officer every morning, live with his parents and wear an ankle monitor. He is highly intelligent and enjoys gambling. His case is being treated as a possible homicide and remains unsolved.
Other case information
Agency in charge: Chaffee County Sheriff's Office
Other information: Colorado Bureau of Investigation
The Mountain Mail
Missing and Not Forgotten
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Revised: October 12, 2004. Last updated August 24, 2018