Lindsey Ray Baker Jr.

Left and Center: Lindsey circa, 1989

Right: Age Progressed to age 40

Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

Missing Since: June 1, 1989

Missing From: Hiddenite, Alexander County, North Carolina

Classification: Endangered Missing

Date Of Birth: September 21, 1971

Age: 17 years old

Height and Weight: 5’6″ and 150 pounds

Distinguishing Characteristics: Caucasian Male, Brown hair, Brown eyes, Lindsey has a mole on his left cheek and one between his eyebrows, he also has a birthmark in the center of his back, he had a mustache and shoulder length hair at the time of his 1989 disappearance, he might use the nicknames “Junior” or “Booter”

NCMEC Number: 967243

Details of Disappearance

Lindsey was last seen in Hiddenite, North Carolina in June of 1989. He went to a party with a friend and never returned back home. He was reported missing by his parents after this. The friend he was with was questioned and he claims that he dropped Lindsey off in the Bethlehem area but he couldn’t provide a specific location. Lindsey has never been seen again.

Investigators believe Lindsey may have been abducted but there’s no evidence pointing to this possibility. His case remains unsolved and very minimal information is available on the case. His case is called the “Alexander County Kidnapping.”

Investigating Agency

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

Alexander County Sheriffs Office 828-632-4658

Source Information

The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children

Alexander County Sheriffs Office

The Charley Project

The Doe Network


The Hickory Record