Kirk Quintons

Left and Center: Kirk circa, 1983

Right: Age Progressed to age 41

Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

Missing Since: September 18, 1983

Missing From: Bronx, New York City, New York

Classification: Non-Family Abduction

Date Of Birth: October 23, 1971

Age: 11 years old

Height and Weight: 4’9″ and 70 pounds

Distinguishing Characteristics: African American Male, Black hair, Brown eyes, Kirk has a small scar on the left side of his body as a result from several previous stitchings

Clothing/Jewelry Description: A pair of Levi’s blue jeans and blue/white sneakers

NCMEC Number: 601872

Details of Disappearance

Kirk Quintons was last seen in Bronx, New York on September 18th 1983. He left his family’s residence at approximately 12:00 pm to walk to the Top Tomato Supermarket in the 800 block of Rosedale Avenue. He earned money from there by doing many small jobs.

Kirk was sent to the market by his mother to get her a can of soda. He was last sighted as he collected bottles from a vacant lot which was near the store. This was approximately 2 blocks from his home. He vanished and was never seen or heard from again.

Authorities suspect that Kirk was abducted at some point of that day. His disappearance remains open and unsolved. Kirk was in the 7th grade when he disappeared.

Investigating Agency

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

New York City Police Department 646-610-6914

Source Information

The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children

The Charley Project

The Doe Network


CBS New York