Manuel Nolasco Duran
Duran, approximate photo date 2018 Duran's kayak
Missing since: 12/03/2018
Type of missing case: Endangered Missing
Age at time of disappearance: 56 years old
Height / Weight: 5'3, 140 pounds
Description, clothing, tattoos, other identifying markings: A gray long-sleeved shirt or a blue shirt, and black pants.
Other characteristics: Asian male. Black hair, brown eyes. Duran's nickname is Noli.
Details at time of disappearance: Duran was last seen in Honolulu, Hawaii on December 3, 2018. This was the day he left work to start a vacation he was due to return in January 2019. Duran told a coworker he was going to the Philippines to visit his girlfriend and daughter. He planned to travel there by kayak and estimated the 5,000-mile journey would take thirty days. He purchased supplies in anticipation of his journey.
Duran never arrived in the Philippines and never returned home. He has never been heard from again. His kayak is missing, and his vehicle a gold 2005 Chevrolet Astro van with the Hawaiian license plate number RRY 208, is also missing. A photo of Duran's kayak is posted with this case summary.
The circumstances of his disappearance are unclear.
Other case information
Agency in charge: Honolulu Police Department
Other information: NamUs
Hawaii News Now
The Honolulu Star Advertiser
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Revised: October 12, 2004. Last updated December 12, 2019