North American Missing Persons Network
William James Simon

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Above Image: Simon, missing Cab circa 2008

Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: March 19, 2008 from Fayetteville, Cumberland County, North Carolina
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Current Age: 61
  • Height: 6'2"
  • Weight: 200 lbs
  • Hair Color: Gray, balding
  • Eye Color: Brown
  • Race: Black
  • Gender: Male
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Always wears glasses.
    He has scars on the right side of his stomach.
  • Case Number: 2008-03725

  • Details of Disappearance
    Simon was was last heard from on March 21 when he was running his cab for L&M Taxi Service on Bragg Boulevard. He made his last call to his dispatcher when he picked up a fare who wanted to go to Raleigh, NC. Simon's taxicab was discovered near a radio tower off Rosser Street in Spring Lake, NC on Friday, March 21st. Other than his Bible, left in the front seat of his cab, there was no sign of Simon.

    Simon is discribed as a hard worker with no criminal history or known drug problems who did what he should. He was a family man who never went long without talking to his grandchildren or his estranged wife.

    County authorities announced they were treating the case as a homicide investigation.

    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office
    (910) 323-1500

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