Edward Lee Vannatter Jr.
North American Missing Persons Network
Edward Lee Vannatter Jr.

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Above Images: Vannatter Jr., circa 2003

Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: October 2003 from Eastlake, Ohio
  • Classification: Missing
  • Date Of Birth: July 4, 1971
  • Age: 37
  • Height: 5'5"
  • Weight: 160 - 170 lbs
  • Hair Color: Black
  • Eye Color: Brown
  • Race: White
  • Gender: Male
  • Medical Conditions: Addicted to methamphetamine
  • AKA: Eddie
  • Dentals: Available
  • DNA: Available
  • Fingerprints: Available
  • NCIC Number: M217522013

  • Details of Disappearance
    Vannatter has not been seen or heard from by family members or friends since October 2003. At the time of his disappearance, Vannatter lived on East 345th Street in Eastlake with his roommate John Caputo. Caputo is the last person known to have seen Vannatter. He has told detectives that he last saw Vannatter with a friend known only as "Mark". Caputo told detectives that a physical altercation took place at the East 345th Street residence between himself and Mark. Based upon information police have received to date, it is highly suspected that Vannatter became the victim of foul play.

    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    Lake County Sheriff's Office
    Detective Scott Stranahan
    (440) 350-5562

    Source Information
    The News-Herald 11/8/08