Myron Timell Traylor
North American Missing Persons Network
Myron Timell Traylor

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Above Images: Traylor Right; AP to age 41

Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: July 27, 1988 from Phoenix, Maricopa County, Arizona
  • Classification: Non Family Abduction
  • Date Of Birth: October 1, 1974
  • Age: 13
  • Height: 5'5" (165 cm)
  • Weight: 106 lbs (48 kg)
  • Hair Color: Black
  • Eye Color: Male
  • Race: Black
  • Gender: Brown
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: An 1/2 inch scar on the right
    side of his head.
  • Clothing: Red/white striped shirt, white shorts with blue print,
    white sneakers.
  • Case Number: 88097415

  • Details of Disappearance
    Myron and his mother were walking to his grandmother's house. Myron and his mother separated as Myron stopped to get a drink at a fast food restaurant in the area of 16th Street and Southern in Phoenix, Arizona. Myron has not been seen since.

    Although no one has been arrested, police say they do have an investigative lead in convicted killer Gettus Mintz. Police say Mintz was Myron's mother's boyfriend at the time of the teen's disappearance. Mintz is currently in prison, after he was convicted of stabbing and killing another woman in 2009. Detectives have tried to interview him about Traylorís case, but havenít succeeded. However, police say they consider him a person of interest.

    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    Phoenix Police Department
    (602) 262-1663

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