David Robert Sampson
North American Missing Persons Network
David Robert Sampson

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Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: March 1, 1977 from Seattle, King County, Washington
  • Classification: Missing
  • Date Of Birth: May 17, 1955
  • Age: 21
  • Height: 6'0"
  • Weight: 140 lbs.
  • Hair Color: Brown
  • Eye Color: Brown
  • Race: White
  • Gender: Male
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Small moles on upper lip and chin.
  • Clothing: Blue Jeans; dark blue or green ski jacket, hiking boots.
  • Case Number: 84-195323

  • Details of Disappearance
    Sampson left the University of Washington abruptly in 1977 with evidence of personality change associated with religious conversion. He has had no contact with his family since. He carried a packboard with green pack and light blue sleeping bag; extensive survival gear, bible and religious materials. He had no money or identification. David's interests included botany, alpine survival hiking and environmental concerns.

    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    King County Sheriff's Office

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