North American Missing Persons Network
Brian Jack Deese
Above Image: Deese, circa 1996

Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: August 29, 1996 from North Lake Tahoe, Placer County, California
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Date Of Birth: February 25, 1954
  • Age: 42
  • Height: 6'0"
  • Weight: 170 lbs.
  • Hair Color: Gray
  • Eye Color: Blue
  • Race: White
  • Gender: Male
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Large surgical scar on right
    shoulder. Glasses.
  • Medical Conditions: Bipolar disorder.
  • Case Number: ST-16823

  • Details of Disappearance
    Deese was last seen boating on Lake Tahoe, California on August 29, 1996. He rented the boat from a nearby location earlier in the day. The boat was discovered abandoned in 1000 feet of water shortly afterwards. An extensive search of the surrounding areas produced no evidence as to Deese's whereabouts. Mr. Deese was from the Plano, Texas area and visiting family at Lake Tahoe.

    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    Placer County Sheriff's Department
    (530) 581-6331

    Source Information
    CA DOJ
    The Contra Costa Times