Morris Lee Triplett
North American Missing Persons Network
Morris Lee Triplett

Above Images: Triplett

Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: August 4, 1989 from Carolina Beach, New Hanover County, North Carolina
  • Classification: Missing
  • Age: 45
  • Height: 6'0"
  • Weight: 185 lbs
  • Hair Color: Brown, short
  • Eye Color: Hazel
  • Race: White
  • Gender: Male
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Small scar about right upper lip,
    short scar on right leg, and circular shaped scar on left shin.
  • Clothing: Yellow short and yellow/blue checkered short sleeved shirt.

  • Details of Disappearance
    Fishing trip with another individual in which they left at around 5:30 am on Friday, August 4, 1989. When they hadn't returned home by 9 am on Saturday, August 5, 1989, the families became concerned for their whereabouts. The Carolina Beach Police Department and US Coast Guard searched the area widely without any success. Presumed lost at sea, destination was Frying Pan Shoals.

    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    Pamela Reed - NAMUS

    Source Information