North American Missing Persons Network
Steven Lee Smith

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Above Images: Smith, circa 2008

Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: December 6, 2008 from Lafayette, Tippecanoe County, Indiana
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Date Of Birth: July 31, 1956
  • Age: 52 yrs.
  • Height: 6'1", (73")
  • Weight: 140-145 lbs.
  • Hair Color: Gray
  • Eye Color: Hazel
  • Race: White
  • Gender: Male
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: His left ear is pierced. He wears wire
    rim glasses.
  • Clothing: Maroon shirt with green stripes, black pants, green jacket
    with gray liner, and black shoes.
  • NCIC Number: M-097826998
  • Agency Case Number: 2008-16367

  • Details of Disappearance
    At approximately 12:40 AM, Steven was last seen leaving his residence in the vicinity of the 200 block of 4th St., headed toward the downtown/river area in Lafayette. He has had no contact with friends, family or his employer.

    On January 14, 2010 Steven's roommate, Wesley Elliott Kelly, was charged with murdering Steven. Wesley and Steven were standing on a railroad bridge over the Wabash River. Steven was hit on the head and he fell into the river. His body has not been found.

    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    Lafayette, Indiana City Police

    (765) 807-1200

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