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ISP > Newsroom > Cold Case Investigations > Jasper District > Ricky Lane Thomas, Jr. 11/07/1997 Ricky Lane Thomas, Jr. 11/07/1997

Unsolved Cold Case Homicide
Case Number 34-21249

Age: 13Ricky Lane Thomas, Jr

Sex: Male

Race: Caucasian

Case Date: 11/07/1997

County: Perry

Location of Offense: Last seen walking along Oak Ridge Rd. in Bristow, IN

Circumstances: On November 6, 1997, Ricky L. Thomas, 13 at the time, was reported missing along with his two dogs. He was last seen walking along Oak Ridge Road in rural Bristow, Indiana within Perry county. After an extensive search, Ricky was not found. It is believed Ricky's disappearance could be the result of a criminal act. Ricky has two small scars on both his cheeks, a feature that could be beneficial in identifying Ricky.

Anyone having information concerning this case, please contact:

Indiana State Police
District Investigative Commander
2209 Newton Street
Jasper, IN 47546
1-812-482-1441 or 1-800-742-7475