North American Missing Persons Network
Billy Joe Gingery

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Above Images: Gingery, circa 2001

Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: September 7, 2001 from Baton Rouge, Louisiana
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Date Of Birth: August 1, 1974
  • Age: 27
  • Height: 5'11"
  • Weight: 170 lbs.
  • Hair Color: Brown
  • Eye Color: Brown
  • Race: White
  • Gender: Male
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Gingery has thinning hair and
    various scars all over his body. He has tattoos on both arms and on his
    left hand.
  • AKA: Gingery uses the aliases Bill Phillips, Joe Gongery,
    Erik Phillips, and Billy Weldon.
  • Medical Conditions: Gingery suffers from alcoholism and drug
    addiction. He may also be mentally ill.
  • Case number: 01-52004

  • Details of Disappearance
    Gingery was last seen in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. He may have traveled to the Austin, Texas area after his disappearance, possibly with a male friend known only by his nickname "Mace". Gingery is known to associate with squatters, people who move into unoccupied houses without the owner's permission.

    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    Texas Department of Public Safety
    East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office
    (225) 389-5005

    Source Information
    Texas Department of Public Safety