North American Missing Persons Network
Kyle Andrew Carl Eppler

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Above Images: Eppler, circa 1999

Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: July 29, 1999 from Naples, Collier County, Florida
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Date Of Birth: March 6, 1979
  • Age: 20
  • Height: 5'10"
  • Weight: 160-165 lbs.
  • Hair Color: Brown
  • Eye Color: Green
  • Race: White
  • Gender: Male
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Two tattoos on his
    right shoulder. May have a tattoo on his back. Scar near
    right eye. May have long hair and a beard.
  • Medical Conditions: Taking medication for an unspecified
    condition. He did not have his medication with him. May
    have been suicidal.
  • Clothing: Brown plaid shirt and brown shorts.
  • NCIC Number: M-730037427
  • Case Number: 99-84076N

  • Details of Disappearance
    Eppler was last seen by his mother at approximately 2:00 PM on July 29, 1999 at her place of employment in their hometown of Naples, Florida.

    His 1988 Toyota Camry was discovered abandoned in Flamingo, Florida shortly after his disappearance. His shirt was located in the Everglades National Park some time afterwards. An extensive search of the area produced no clues as to his whereabouts.

    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    Collier County Sheriff's Department
    (941) 793-9235

    Source Information
    Child Protection Education Of America
    The Missing Persons CyberCenter
    Florida Department Of Law Enforcement