The Doe Network:
Case File 867DMAR

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William Carl Reed
Missing since August 13, 1987 from Siloam Springs, Benton County, Arkansas.
Classification: Endangered Missing


Vital Statistics


Circumstances of Disappearance
Bill Reed was last seen near Siloam Springs, Arkansas on or about August 13, 1987.
Reed was a local biker and known drug user thought to be working for local dealers. Indications are that he was killed over drug money. He was associated with well known area persons involved in large scale drug (marijuana and methamphetamine) and theft operations.
His bike, a black Honda 1100 was eventually recovered. Several original suspects are now deceased, in prison or on the run.
Reed used three different dates of birth ­ March 12, 1955; March 31, 1955; and March 21, 1956.
Reed has never been declared legally dead.


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

Benton County Sheriff's Office
Chris Sparks
Email
479-271-1009
or
Delaware County Sheriff’s Department
Charlie Melton
918-253-4990

Agency Case Number: 1987-02207

NCIC Number: M-494505374
Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.

Source Information:
Citizen Observer
The Joplin Globe 3/24/07
Unsolved in the News


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