Bryson, approximate photo date 1982
Missing since: 07/20/1982
Type of missing case: Endangered Missing
Date of Birth: 01/16/1903 (117)
Age at time of disappearance: 79 years old
Height / Weight: 5'7, 155 pounds
Description, clothing, tattoos, other identifying markings: A white shirt, blue pants and a cap. Carrying a walking stick.
Medical Conditions Bryson has been diagnosed with dementia. He also has high blood pressure and needs daily medication to control it.
Other characteristics: African-American male. Gray hair, brown eyes. Bryson wears eyeglasses. He uses a cane to walk.
Details at time of disappearance: Bryson was last seen by the police, walking on State Road 520 west towards Interstate 95 in Cocoa, Florida early in the morning on July 20, 1982. It's possible he was trying to hitchhike into town. He has never been heard from again.
Bryson wasn't carrying any identification at the time of his disappearance. He lived alone on Travis Street, and had last spoken to friends the night before he went missing. Few details are available in his case.
Other case information
Agency in charge: Cocoa Police Department
Other information: Cocoa Police Department
Florida Department of Law Enforcement
The Orlando Sentinel
Psychic detective links:
Revised: October 12, 2004. Last updated January 2, 2019 picture and clothing/jewelry description added, medical conditions and details of disappearance updated.