North American Missing Persons Network
Jeremy Lee Bechtel

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Above Images: Right: AP to Age 29

Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: April 3, 2000 from Sparta, Tennessee
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Date Of Birth: November 7, 1982
  • Age: 17
  • Height: 5'8"
  • Weight: 150-155 lbs
  • Hair Color: Brown
  • Eye Color: Blue
  • Race: White
  • Gender: Male
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: His ears are pierced
    multiple times each.
  • Clothing: Jeremy was last seen wearing baggy blue jeans,
    a dark t-shirt or plaid shirt, a blue baseball cap or green army cap.
    White Fila tennis shoes.
  • AKA: Little C

  • Details of Disappearance
    Bechtel was last seen in the company of his friend Erin Foster, who is also missing. They visited a mutual friend that day, then left the friend's house in Foster's black two-door 1998 Pontiac Grand Am. Witnesses saw Bechtel and Foster in the car outside of Sparta, Tennesee at approximately 10:00 p.m. on April 3, 2000. The car has never been found either.

    Bechtel worked at the Sparta Burger King while he attended high school. Erin also worked at a nearby restaurant. They never picked up their checks.

    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    White County Sheriff's Office
    (931) 836-2700

    Source Information
    The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children