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Gary S. Kergan

Gary S. Kergan

  • Case Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Missing Since: November 28, 1984
  • Location Last Seen: Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana
  • Physical Description
    ** Listed information is from the time of disappearance.

  • Date of Birth: February 20, 1953
  • Age at Time of Disappearance: 31 years old
  • Race: White
  • Gender: Male
  • Height at Time of Disappearance: 5'11"
  • Weight at Time of Disappearance: 170 lbs.
  • Hair Color: Brown
  • Eye Color: Brown
  • Alias(s) / Nickname(s): Unknown
  • Distinguishing Marks/Features: Unknown.
  • Dentals: Available.
  • Fingerprints: Not available.
  • DNA: Available.
  • Clothing & Personal Items
  • Clothing: Unknown.
  • Jewelry: Unknown.
  • Additional Personal Items: Unknown.
  • Circumstances of Disappearance

    Gary S. Kergan, who owned a chain of Sonic Drive-In restaurants, was last seen November 28, 1984, at a Baton Rouge lounge in the company of an exotic dancer.

    Kergan's car was found in Metairie with a pool of blood in the trunk. The dancer and her boyfriend were arrested and booked with Kergan's murder but were released when no body could be found.

    In 2012, Investigators were able to re-arrest the two suspects based upon DNA evidence. Both are awaiting trial for Kergan's murder.

    Investigating Agency(s)
    If you have any information about this case please contact;

  • Agency Name: Baton Rouge Police Department
  • Agency Contact Person: N/A
  • Agency Phone Number: 225-389-8617 or 225-389-3844

  • Agency Case Number: 86338-84
  • NCIC Case Number: M139145434
  • NamUs Case Number: MP #4142
  • Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.

    Information Source(s)
  • NamUs
  • KATC News
  • The Advocate News Archive

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    Last Updated: 12/15/12 - By: DD / HC Coordinator


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