North American Missing Persons Network
Robert Leroy Kovack

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Above Images: Kovack , circa 1998

Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: September 18, 1998 from Blacksburg, Virginia
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Date Of Birth: October 30, 1973
  • Age: 24 years old
  • Height and Weight: 6'3; 175 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Brown hair; brown eyes. Kovack may have a moustache, beard or a goatee. His nicknames are Rob and Robs.

    Details of Disappearance

    Kovack was last seen in Blacksburg, Virginia on September 18, 1998. Rob was enroute 5:00-7:00pm Friday, September 18 from Blacksburg, VA to his home near Fairmont, WV. He was planning on attending the WVU-Maryland Game. This was also the weekend of the VTech game at Miami.

    Rob's red Geo Tracker was found in Fayetteville, WV on Route 19. It may have been stolen from him farther south [460W (Blacksburg,VA to Princeton, WV), I-77N (Princeton, WV to Beckley, WV), 19N (Beckley, WV to Fayetteville, WV)]


    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    Blacksburg Police Department
    West Virginia State Police at Oak Hill

    Source Information
    Missing Person: Robert Leroy Kovack
    West Virginia State Police
    Nation's Missing Children Organization and Center for Missing Adults