North American Missing Persons Network
Christopher Joseph Grindey

Above Image: Grindey

Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: January 2, 1996 from Palm Desert, Riverside County, California
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Date Of Birth: October 14, 1951
  • Age: 44
  • Height: 5'9"
  • Weight: 200 lbs.
  • Hair Color: Brown; balding
  • Eye Color: Hazel/Blue
  • Race: White
  • Gender: Male
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Grindey has a physical impairment to the
    left side of his body which causes his left foot to drag and his left hand to curl.
  • Medical Conditions: Schizophrenic
  • AKA: Chris
  • NCIC Number: M-895675955
  • Case Number: T-96-011024

  • Details of Disappearance
    Christopher Grindey was reported last seen in his room between 1/02/1996 and 1/04/1996 by his landlord at 42975 Connecticut, Palm Desert. Grindey was missing for approx. nine days prior to being reported missing.

    Grindey is reported to be a schizophrenic but is not under doctor’s care or taking medication.

    No information was discovered at the time of the report on how Grindey left the areaor where he was going. He may have left voluntarily.

    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    Riverside County Sheriff's Department
    (951) 955-2450

    Source Information
    California Department Of Justice
    Riverside County Sheriff's Department