Michael Steven Bickel
North American Missing Persons Network
Michael Steven Bickel

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Above Images: Bickel

Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: March 9, 2012 from Portage, Porter County, Indiana
  • Classification: Missing
  • Age: 54
  • Height: 5'11-6'0"
  • Weight: 140-150 lbs.
  • Hair Color: Brown. Thinning, some gray, short hair cut.
  • Eye Color: Hazel
  • Race/Ethnicity: White
  • Sex: Male
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Scar at the upper part of
    the chin bone, below the lip. Missing a toenail on the right foot.
  • AKA: Mike
  • Case Number: 12-6317

  • Details of Disappearance
    Michael Bickel left two suicide notes, one of which was telling his best friend that he was going to swim from the Portage Lakefront Park to Navy Pier in Chicago. His vehicle was located and impounded by police. He is assumed to have jumped into Lake Michigan.

    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    Portage Police

    Source Information