North American Missing Persons Network
James C. Garris

Above Image: Garris

Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: July 5, 1999 from Litchfield, Fairfield County, Connecticut
  • Classification: Endangered
  • Date Of Birth: February 24, 1919
  • Age: 80
  • Height: 5'9"
  • Weight: 165 lbs.
  • Hair Color: Bald
  • Eye Color: Green/Hazel
  • Race: White
  • Gender: Male
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Distinct large bumps
    on his head.
  • Medical Conditions: Suffers from dementia and may
    be confused. Infection on right shin.
  • Clothing: Tan pants, white short-sleeve polo shirt,
    brown moccasins.
  • Case Number: L99-171553

  • Details of Disappearance
    James was last seen on July 5, 1999 at 6:00 a.m. at the Sarah Pierce Assisted Living Community, where he resided. He had just moved into the facility the week before. James may have been spotted to the south of the building.

    Numerous searches have taken place, but no trace of James has been found.

    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    Connecticut State Police "Troop L"

    Source Information
    Connecticut Department of Public Safety
    The Register Citizen 11/16/06
    The Hartford Courant July 1999