North American Missing Persons Network
Bobby Linwood Barbers

Above Images: Barbers, circa 2010

Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: July 1, 2010 from Oregon Inlet, Hyde County, North Carolina
  • Classification: Missing
  • Date Of Birth: January 7, 1956
  • Age: 54
  • Height: 5'9"; (69")
  • Weight: 250-300 lbs.
  • Hair Color: Black
  • Eye Color: Brown
  • Race: Black
  • Gender: Male
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Full beard with grey.
  • Clothing: Barbers was wearing a black t-shirt,
    denim shorts and no life jacket when he fell overboard.
  • AKA: "Pops"
  • Case Number: NamUs MP# 7646

  • Details of Disappearance
    The Coast Guard received a call at 5 a.m. from a crewmember aboard the fishing boat Gallant Fox reporting a crewman had
    fallen overboard. The Coast Guard says the missing crewman was on watch when another member of the crew went to relieve
    him and couldn't locate the man. The crewmember was wearing a black t-shirt, denim shorts and no life-jacket. Rescue crews
    searched a total of 3,210 square nautical miles with different vessels and aircraft. The search is called off at this time
    and Mr. Barbers remains lost at sea.

    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    US Coast Guard Sector Hampton Roads
    (252) 247-4544

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