Jefferson Raymond West
West, approximately 2018; West's arm tattoos
Date reported missing : 07/02/2018
Missing location (approx) :
Bay Saint Louis, Mississippi
Missing classification : Endangered Missing
Gender : Male
DOB : 04/07/1972 (49)
Age at the time of disappearance: 46 years old
Height / Weight : 6'0 - 6'2, 190 - 243 pounds
Description, clothing, jewerly and more : A t-shirt, shorts, sneakers and possibly a red NASCAR baseball cap.
Distinguishing characteristics, birthmarks, tattoos
: Caucasian male. Graying black hair, brown eyes. West had a graying black goatee at the time of his disappearance. His nipples may be pierced and his upper right front tooth is missing. He has a tattoo of the number 39 in outline surrounded by flames on his left upper arm and a tattoo of the name "Steph" above a barbed wire armband on his right upper arm; photos of these tattoos are posted with this case summary. West also has a tattoo of the words "Dirty South" across his abdomen. His nicknames are Jeff and Ray.
Information on the case from local sources, may or may not be correct : West was last seen in front of a residence in Bay Saint Louis, Mississippi on July 2, 2018. He may have gone into the woods near the house, or may have been picked up by someone. He left his cellular phone, wallet, car keys and vehicle behind and has never been heard from again. Few details are available in his case.
Other information and links : ncy
Bay Saint Louis Police Department
September 2021 updates and sources
Interactive Missing Person Search Map