Robertson Chad Winters
North American Missing Persons Network
Robertson Chad Winters

1 2 3
Above Images: Winters

Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: May 21, 2008 from Eugene, Lane County, Oregon
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Age: 22
  • Height: 5'8"
  • Weight: 140 lbs.
  • Hair Color: Dark brown shoulder length dreadlocks.
  • Eye Color: Hazel
  • Race: White
  • Gender: Male
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Tattoo on right hand,
    left hand, and on chest.
  • Clothing: Black bib overalls and a dark colored shirt.
  • Case Number: 08-3761

  • Details of Disappearance
    Robertson Winters, of Overland Park, Kansas, was involved in a witnessed rafting accident in the Willamette River near Eugene Oregon and is presumed drowned. Winters and two friends decided to raft the river from Eugene to Portland. They put in at the Owens Rose Garden about 3 p.m. with two light-duty rafts and an air mattress. As they passed through Coburg at about 8 p.m., their rafts overturned, throwing all three into the water, which was 48.2 degrees. The other two rafters made it out alive. Witnesses said the third man, Winters, was bobbing up and down in the water, yelling for help before he vanished. He was not wearing a a life jacket.

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

    Source Information
    KVAL News