Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance
Details of Disappearance
Robert was hiking on the Shenandoah Mountain in Augusta County on 11/11/2012 and lost his cell phone. It is believed he returned to the mountain, at the Confederate Breast Works, on Monday 11/12/2012. He has not been seen or heard from since.
On 11/15/2012 Robert failed to report for work and the Staunton Police were called.
On 11/15/12 at the request of the Staunton Police Department, members of the Augusta County Sheriff’s Office checked the Breastworks and located Mr. Fitzgerald’s vehicle. Numerous search parties have scoured the mountain on several occasions with no success.
Fitzgerald maintained contact with his mother and always attended work. He was active and hiked regularly. Avid runner and hiker, in excellent physical condition.
Fitzgerald is presumed dead.
If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
Augusta County Sheriff’s Office