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APRIL 17, 2001


Photograph of Mickey Wright


Date of Birth: August 10, 1954 Place of Birth: Chicago, Illinois
Sex: Male Hair: Black/Gray
Height: 5'8" Eyes: Brown
Weight: 185 pounds Race: Black


Mickey Wright was last seen in Memphis, Tennessee, on April 17, 2001. Wright, who is employed by the Memphis and Shelby County Office of Construction Code Enforcement, failed to return to his office at the end of his tour of duty to turn in his company truck or his log for the day. He was then reported as missing.

On April 19, 2001, Wright's Code Enforcement identification and badge were located by a jogger in a creek in Olive Branch, Mississippi. Then, on April 27, 2001, Wright's company vehicle was found completely burnt in a rural field in Marshall County, Mississippi. However, Wright's whereabouts remain unknown.


Mickey Wright is a diabetic and needs medication to control his condition.


 Sketch of Unknown Individual wanted for questioning

This individual is wanted for questioning in the disappearance of Mickey Wright. He is described as a White male in his mid 40s. He had salt and pepper hair which was parted in the middle and wrinkles around his eyes. The man had a large build and a tan complexion. He was seen in Marshall County, Mississippi, wearing a light blue, short-sleeved, button-down shirt and khaki pants.

Individuals with information concerning this case should take no action themselves, but instead immediately contact the nearest FBI Office or local law enforcement agency. For any possible sighting outside the United States, contact the nearest United States Embassy or Consulate.

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