The Doe Network:
Case File 96UMFL
Photograph of Possible Victim
Unidentified White Male A photograph of this boy was found on June 15, 1989 in Port St. Joe, Florida.
* Estimated age: 12 years old
* Approximate Height and Weight: 4’0″
* Distinguishing Characteristics: Brown hair; blue eyes.
On June 15, 1989, a Polaroid photo of this boy, bound and gagged in the back of a van, was found in a Port St. Joe, FL convenience store parking lot by a customer. The lower part of the face of the child is reconstructed. The tape was on his face from below the nose to the point of the jaw.
The photo also showed an unidentified girl, also bound. The photo was found where a white Toyota cargo van with no windows had previously been parked.
Investigators are still trying to ascertain the boy’s identity, which would allow them to close the case or investigate further.
There have been speculations that the girl in the photo is Tara Calico who disappeared from New Mexico in 1988.
If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
Port St. Joe Police Department
Source Information: Florida Department Of Law Enforcement