Above Images: Left & Center: Perry, circa 2001
Right: Age-progressed to 25 (circa 2006)
Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance
Missing Since: April 11, 2001 from Skidmore, Nodaway County, Missouri
Classification: Endangered Missing
Date Of Birth: February 24, 1981
Weight: 140-155 lbs.
Hair Color: Blond
Eye Color: Blue
Distinguishing Characteristics: Small faint scar on upper
right cheek. Small scar on left knee. Normal teeth; wisdom teeth
have been pulled. Right handed. Black belt in Hopkido, lifted weights.
Medical Conditions: Racing heart condition. Allergic to Penicillin.
Clothing: Shorts (size 32) and a T-shirt (size medium to large).
Jewelry: Possibly wearing necklaces and leather trinkets
or chains with arrowheads on them.
NCIC Number: M-061492631
Case Number: 010201
DNA: in CODIS
Details of Disappearance
Branson's father passed away in March 2004; Branson was not heard from.
Foul play is suspected.
Branson was last seen by his friend on April 11, 2001 at approximately 3:00 p.m.
They were cleaning house for his father before he came home from the hospital.
He told his friend he was putting jumper cables in the shed & would be right back.
He has not been seen since.
He left behind his van and personal belongings.
The jumper cables weren't in the shed, but a few days later, they were placed there by an unknown person.
If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
Nodaway County Sheriff's Office
Sheriff Ben Espey
Missouri Highway Patrol
Sgt. David Merrill
Official Branson Perry Website