North American Missing Persons Network
Kawika David Benjamin Chetron

Above Image: Chetron, circa 2007

Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: March 16, 2007 from Humboldt County, California
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Date Of Birth: December 5, 1974
  • Age: 32
  • Height: 5'9"
  • Weight: 150 lbs.
  • Hair Color: Red
  • Eye Color: Brown
  • Race: White
  • Gender: Male
  • Clothing: Dark Colored Dive Gear, Dry Suit.
  • Case Number: 200701544

  • Details of Disappearance
    Chetron was last seen on March 16, 2007. Some sites state he has been missing since March 11, 2007. Chetron, an underwater photographer from the Bay Area, was diving alone at Blunts Reef near Cape Mendocino. The Coast Guard located Chetron's 17-foot boat but found no trace of him after a three-day search. He is among 6 divers who have recently went missing or died on the Northern California coast.

    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    Humboldt County Sheriff's Department
    (707) 445-7439

    Source Information
    California Department of Justice
    Under Current