Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance
Details of Disappearance
James Anthony Shaw left Whittlesea car rentals, located at the south west corner of Tropicana Boulevard and Paradise Road at approximately 11:30pm, May 4, 1971.
Mr. Shaw never made it home, even though it was a short distance from the business. Foul play is suspected.
The car Mr. Shaw was driving was found abandoned in an alley off of and west of Maryland Parkway, between Desert Inn road and Sahara Boulevard, behind (west of) Wonder World, near Karen Avenue. West of the alleyway was desert in 1971.
This car he was driving was a Whittlesea rental, ‘69-’71 Ford Galaxy, light yellow/beige. The car was found by a Las Vegas patrol officer, between midnight and 1:30am on May 5, 1971.
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Las Vegas Metro Police Department