North American Missing Persons Network
Mauro Elias Escobar

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Above Images: Escobar, circa 2004

Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: April 16, 2004 from Houston, Harris County, Texas
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Date Of Birth: November 3, 1982
  • Age: 21
  • Height: 5'10"
  • Weight: 300-320 lbs.
  • Hair Color: Black
  • Eye Color: Brown
  • Race: Hispanic
  • Gender: Male
  • Case Number: 59800204G; TDPS: M0502005

  • Details of Disappearance
    Escobar was last known to be at a local restraunt in the Grennspoint area of Houston, TX with Jose Guadalupe Gonzalez. He was driving a 1996 blue Chevy Tahoe with TX license plates 'TBZ-77X'. Other sources list the plate number as "L41DCB".

    Investigators said one of the men had a substantial amount of cash on him to purchase farm equipment. Also missing in conjunction with this case is Sylvia Perez, the party Escobar and Gonzalez were planning on meeting. A pickup truck that Escobar was known to be riding in was found by police; it was abandoned and stripped in the Greenspoint area.

    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    Houston Police Department
    Missing Persons Unit
    (713) 731-5223
    Dickinson Police Department
    (281) 337-4700

    Source Information
    Texas Missing Persons Clearinghouse
    Texas EquuSearch Mounted Search and Recovery Team