Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance
Details of Disappearance
Dedrick disappeared on October 3, 2006. Dedrick was seen at his girlfriend's house on Booker Street in Winston-Salem, and went missing when she left to go get some food to bring home. Dedrick takes medicine for schizophrenia; without daily medication he is subject to violent mood changes. If spotted the public is asked not to approach him and to call local law officals immediately. He was driving a Turquoise 1993 Pontiac Grand Am with NC tag number NYB3645. The vehicle has never been located. Dedrick had several changes of clothes in his car.
At the time, Dedrick Smith was a high school graduate who had moved on to college at Forsyth Tech and was studying to be an auto mechanic. He had a job and, according to his mother, loved his family more than anything.
If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
Winston Salem Police Department
CUE Center for Missing Persons