Ricky Lane Thomas
North American Missing Persons Network
Ricky Lane Thomas

1 ap
Above Images: Thomas, circa 1997; Age progressed to 26

Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: November 6, 1997 from Bristow, Perry County, Indiana.
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Date Of Birth: December 21, 1983
  • Age: 13
  • Height: 5'8"-5'9"
  • Weight: 170 lbs.
  • Hair Color: Sandy blond
  • Eye Color: Hazel
  • Race: White
  • Gender: Male
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Small scars on both cheeks.
  • Clothing: Black hooded sweatshirt with "Route 66" on
    the front, long jeans shorts.
  • Case Number: ISP: 34-21249
  • NCMEC Number: NCMC840241

  • Details of Disappearance
    Neighbors last saw Ricky walking to his cousin's house a mile away from his home. He was with his two hunting dog puppies. The dogs haven't been seen since either.

    His mother and stepfather don't believe he ran away. They say he was home sick from school the day he disappeared. The last time they saw him he was in bed.

    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    Indiana State Police, District 34
    Trooper J.D. Price or Sergeant Steve Chambers
    (812) 482-1441

    Source Information
    Indiana State Police
    National Center for Missing & Exploited Children