North American Missing Persons Network
Richard James Kirk

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Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: January 24, 2010 from Olney Springs, Crowley County, Colorado
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Date Of Birth: March 6, 1949
  • Age: 60 years
  • Height: 5'9"
  • Weight: 230 lbs
  • Hair Color: Dark brown, greying at the temples.
  • Eye Color: Brown
  • Race: White
  • Gender: Male
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Grey chin strap style beard and
    grey mustache. A full head of hair.
  • Medical: Possible reading glasses only. Mr. Kirk has a speech impediment which makes him difficult to understand at times.
  • Clothing: Usually wore a flannel shirt with a cotton shirt
    underneath, jeans or work (agricultural) style pants, work boots.
  • Case Number: NamUs MP #: 5707

  • Details of Disappearance
    Richard Kirk was last seen at a fast-food restaurant in Fountain on January 26, 2010. Kirk's car was discovered by the Fountain Police Department north of town on Colorado 285 at a fast-food business.

    Richard was recently turned down by a love interest, and he wanted to start a medical marijuana care providers business.

    In April 2016, John Jacob Kirk Richard's brother was taken into custody on suspicion of accessory to second-degree murder. Days earlier, David Jacob Kirk -- Richard's nephew -- was arrested on suspicion of second-degree murder.

    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    Crowley County Sheriff Department
    Undersherrif Steve Becker
    (719) 267-5263

    Source Information
    Fox21 News