Dallas Clifford Basham
North American Missing Persons Network
Dallas Clifford Basham

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Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: February 27, 1984 from St. Petersburg, Florida
  • Classification: Involuntary
  • Date Of Birth: September 1, 1961
  • Age: 22
  • Height: 5'6"
  • Weight: 135-140 lbs.
  • Hair Color: Brown
  • Eye Color: Blue
  • Race: White
  • Gender: Male
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: "Lisa" tatto on right shoulder.
    Broken/Healed right ankle. Both ears pierced.
  • Clothing: Light colored t-shirt, white sneakers. No wallet or ID.
  • Jewelry: Possibly wearing stud earrings.
  • AKA: Dallas Ulrey
  • Case Number: 12-62612

  • Details of Disappearance
    Dallas Basham was last seen on February 27, 1984. He was murdered by John Edward Bellas in St. Petersburg, FL. John transported his body from St. Petersburg to Pasco County (Burks Road Area, north of Clear Lake in Dade City). He buried Dallas in a shallow grave in an orange grove. An informant called police and reported the murder.

    John was sentenced for Dallas' murder and attempted to help authorities find Dallas' body with negative results and his remains have never been located. The reason for the homicide was alledgedly that John thought that Dallas had talked to police regarding some ciminal activity.

    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    Pasco County Sheriff's Office

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