North American Missing Persons Network
Robert Vincent Black

Above Image: Black, circa 1996

Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: March 14, 1996 from Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Date Of Birth: November 30, 1931
  • Age: 64
  • Height: 6'1"
  • Weight: 170 lbs.
  • Hair Color: Gray
  • Eye Color: Brown
  • Race: White
  • Gender: Male
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Wears eyeglasses.
  • Medical Conditions: Reportedly depressed over the
    state of his health.
  • NCIC Number: M-912166453
  • Case Number: 96-1110380

  • Details of Disappearance
    Robert was last seen leaving his Los Angeles, California home on March 14, 1996. He was heading to a doctor's appointment at the time, but never arrived. He may be a patient of a medical facility or be in the care of a board and care facility.

    Robert was a patient of the same doctor who treated Richard Davison, Patricia Laxer, and Goldie Swanger, all of whom vanished in 1997. All four disappeared either en route to or upon returning from appointments with the same physician. It is not known if the cases are otherwise connected.

    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    Los Angeles Police Department
    Missing Persons Unit
    (213) 485-5381

    Source Information
    Los Angeles Police Department
    California Department of Justice
    The Alamance Independent