Aron Holmes Silverman

Left and Center: Aron circa, 1993

Right: Age Progressed to age 38


Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

Missing Since: July 5, 1993

Missing From: Norfolk, Norfolk City County, Virginia

Classification: Endangered Runaway

Date Of Birth: March 19, 1976

Age: 17 years old

Height and Weight: 5’10” and 130 pounds

Distinguishing Characteristics: White Male, Blonde hair, Blue eyes, Aron has various brown moles on his body

Clothing/Jewelry Description: A white t-shirt, faded jeans, black Converse sneakers, Aron was last known to be wearing a coral necklace

NCMEC Number: 783972


Details of Disappearance

Aron Silverman was last seen in Norfolk, Virginia on July 5th 1993. He was last seen leaving a party being held at a friends residence. His brother stated that Aron has spent the large majority of his time at the part with a freelance go-go dancer who was from the Newport News, Virginia area.

His brother told investigators that Aron told the woman that he and his family owned a boat and that she should accompany them on a ride sometime. He was apparently intoxicated at the time as were most of the party goers. Aron left the party at some point during the night.

It was not unusual for Aron to leave and stay away for a few days. He did not take anything of value with him that night and his loved ones and friends didn’t hear of any plans for him to leave. Investigators classified his disappearance as a runaway due to his history of disappearing.

Aron’s best friend at the time stated that while Aron did get into arguments with his parents, they did not have any serious relationship problems and he doesn’t believe that Aron would be gone for so long without contacting his loved ones.

Aron’s father immediately began searching for his son after his disappearance. He visited and searched various bars in the Newport News area. He was able to learn that a dancer at one of the many establishments had a blonde haired boyfriend who matched Aron’s physical description.

He was told that the girl lived in a trailer park and was known to drive a red Pontiac Trans Am. He was unable to locate the file or her supposed boyfriend. He also count find her vehicle. It’s unknown of this girl was actually involved with Aron.

At the time of his disappearance, Aron enjoyed fishing and also played guitar. He did not graduate from high school and has a history of drug use. He was also having financial and personal problems at the time of his disappearance. His parents have since divorced.

Aron’s disappearance remains unsolved and is classified as an endangered runaway.


Investigating Agency

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

Norfolk Police Department 757-664-7039


Source Information

The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children

The Charley Project

The Doe Network

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