Frank Ray Santmyer, Jr.
North American Missing Persons Network
Frank Ray Santmyer, Jr.

Above Images: Santmyer Jr.

Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: December 2, 1977 from Ellicott City, Howard County, Maryland
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Date Of Birth: December 12, 1952
  • Age: 24
  • Height: 5'7-5'9"
  • Weight: 160-168 lbs.
  • Hair Color: Sandy
  • Eye Color: Blue
  • Race: White
  • Gender: Male
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Surgical scar behind right
    knee. Small appendix scar. Scar on back of right hand up to
    index finger. Mustache.
  • Clothing: Blue jeans, brown double breasted waist length
    jacket, tan and brown belt with turquoise stones OR black
    leather belt with two brass rings. Also wearing tan "Frye" calf
    length boots.
  • Jewelry: Turquoise and coral bracelet on left arm, turquoise
    ring on right ring finger, Timex silver watch.
  • AKA: Ray
  • Case Number: 7734775
  • NCIC Number: M-745144770

  • Details of Disappearance
    Santmyer was facing drug charges after he and two other men were caught at the Baltimore-Washington International Airport with 10 ounces of cocaine.

    Police have long believed that Santmyer was killed in a shootout during a robbery. He had been shot once before that. The courts declared him dead on October 28, 1980.

    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    Howard County Police Department

    Source Information
    Santmyer Family