Sanders Thomas Welch
North American Missing Persons Network
Sanders Thomas Welch

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Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: April 1, 2013 from La Mesa, Dona Ana County, New Mexico
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Age: 48
  • Height: 5'3-5'4"
  • Weight: 135-145 lbs
  • Hair Color: Light brown
  • Eye Color: Blue
  • Race: White
  • Gender: Male
  • AKA: Sand
  • Case Number: 201306638

  • Details of Disappearance
    Sanders was last seen in Las Cruces, NM in April 2013. He may have been in the Roswell area on April 7.

    Welch has at times been out of contact with family in the past. A missing person's report was filed on June 17.

    His truck was found a month later, abandoned near Castillo road and NM 192 near a river levee.

    Detectives suspect Welch's disappearance may not have been voluntary.

    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    Dona Ana County Sheriff's Office

    Source Information
    KFox TV