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David Ryo Miyamoto

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Missing Persons Details

Known As

David Ryo Miyamoto

Missing from
Kannapolis, North Carolina - United States
Case Entered
February 15, 2023
Current Classification
Unknown Missing
Source of Record
MPC Volunteer
Last Updated
February 15, 2023

Physical Description

Age When Reported Missing
Age As of Today
Hair Color
Eye Color
5' 7" - 5'
130 - 140
Last Seen Wearing
Distinguishing Features
  • Tattoos - Full torso (front/back) tattoo. Described by friends as a combination of tribal and japanese artwork/symbolism. Distinguishing artwork described: Beaded necklace around lower neck area near collarbone, Large dragon on stomach, Head of a tiger on upper left chest, Large dragon on back. Friends advised that placement of tattoos are easily concealed by a t-shirt.
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Details of Disappearance

David Ryo Miyamoto was last seen by family or friends on January 30, 2023 in Kannapolis, North Carolina - United States.

Miyamoto last communicated with friends via social media on January 30, 2023. 

Since the above date, his cell phone and social media accounts are unreachable.  Two Check Welfare requests on February 2, 2023 were unsuccessful. On the second attempt, law enforcement was provided access to Miyamoto's apartment by property management. His apartment was still furnished and contained his personal belongings. 

Miyamoto is believed to be traveling in a white 2020 Hyundai Ioniq Limited 4dr sedan displaying North Carolina Registration Plate: JCC-4525. 

Friends advised Miyamoto communicated daily and it was unusual that he is no longer using his phone or social media.

If you have any information on the whereabouts of David Ryo Miyamoto, you are encouraged to contact the Kannapolis Police Department at (704) 920-4000, ask for Glenn Tingen, Detective. Be sure to have the case number 23-01176 available as you will need it.

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Plate State
North Carolina
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