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Amadeo Vigil

Case Details

Case Type: Missing

Height: 5' 6"

Case Status: OPEN

Weight: 130 lbs


Identifying Marks: Scar on forehead. Multiple small moles on back. Small burn mark on right arm. Hair is wavy, had full beard at time of disappearance.

Incident Date: 07/21/1980


Agency: Colorado Springs Police Department

City: Colorado Springs

Date of Birth: 10/11/1955

County: El Paso

Date of Death: Unknown

Agency Case #: 80-14359

Age: 24

Judicial District: 4th Judicial District

Gender: Male

Year Solved:

Race: Caucasian

NamUs Case #: 7147

Eyes: Brown

NCMEC Case #: Unknown

Hair: Brown

About this Case:

On July 21, 1980, 24 year old, Amadeo Vigil was reported missing by his mother. He was last seen by his mother on July 11th, 1980. He was later spotted hitchhiking on I-25 en route to Ft. Garland, Colorado, but has not been heard from since. Mr. Vigil was last seen wearing an off-white shirt, jeans, maroon tennis shoes with gold stripes, an African bead leather necklace, and a silver chain necklace with a happy face on it. A photo of the medallion is shown with a quarter for scale. He was carrying a green backpack with a leather bottom, a rust-colored nylon Rainbow Co. wallet, and possibly a ticket from a Colorado Springs pawn shop. Anyone with information regarding this case is asked to please contact the Colorado Springs Police Department.

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

Colorado Springs Police Department

Colorado Springs


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