The Doe Network:
Case File 3777DMIN


John Len Taylor
Missing since May 21, 1999 from Gary, Lake County, Indiana
Classification: Endangered Missing

Vital Statistics

Circumstances of Disappearance
John was last seen walking in the vicinity of the 3900 block of Adams Street. He was at his girlfriend's house when he and another person there had a brief argument. He announced he was taking a stroll to get some fresh air and didn't return. Taylor, who lived with his parents in the 3900 block of Adams Street, walked a regular route between Glen park to the Dorie Miller housing projects along Broadway and 21st Avenue, where his girlfriend lived.
During one of those treks he was shot from behind on 21st Avenue near Martin Luther King Drive. He underwent surgery and has developed medical problems since.
Police suspect foul play.

If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:

Gary Police Department

Agency Case Number: 99-10432

Source Information:
National Center for Missing Adults
The Post-Tribune

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