Diaz, approximately 1986; Age when reported missing: 52 (approximately 2006)
Date reported missing : 12/23/1986
Missing location (approx) :
the Bronx, New York
Missing classification : Endangered Missing
Gender : Male
DOB : 11/10/1954 (66)
Age at the time of disappearance: 32 years old
Height / Weight : 5'7 - 5'8, 165 - 170 pounds
Medical conditions : Diaz has an unspecified medical condition. He also sustained a head injury prior to his disappearance and may be suffering from memory loss.
Distinguishing characteristics, birthmarks, tattoos
: Hispanic male. Dark brown hair, brown eyes. Diaz has his initials "CD" tattooed on his left hand.
Information on the case from local sources, may or may not be correct : Diaz was last seen in the New York City borough of the Bronx on December 23, 1986. His dog had died and he took it away to bury it between 161st and 165th Street. He never returned. His brother went looking for him and discovered Diaz was gone and the dog was unburied.
Diaz wasn't carrying any identification at the time of his disappearance. He left behind his family, including a baby daughter. His family doesn't believe he left of his own accord, but few details are available in his case.
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New York Police Department
September 2021 updates and sources
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