Jacob Robert Vanzant

Unknown MissingBody Recovered

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Jacob Robert Vanzant

Missing from
Lodi, - USA
Case Entered
  February 23, 2023
   Body Recovered
Current Classification
  Unknown Missing
Source of Record
  MPC Volunteer
Last Updated
   May 10, 2023
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  175 lbs
  Last Seen Wearing
  • Black Hoodie, Dark Jeans, Black Boots
  Distinct Features
  • Wears glasses
  Medical Alert
Reported as being at risk of a health condition.  No further information provided on the details of the condition.

Details of Disappearance

Jacob Robert Vanzant was last seen by family or friends on February 17, 2023.

Vanzant was last seen leaving Shang Gri La Sushi in Lodi, CA at approximately 7:40 PM. after eating and ordering takeout for his longtime girlfriend and had planned to pick her up following his stop at the restaurant.   

Reports indicate Vanzant was unable to pay, however, after seemingly losing his debit card but told staff, she said, he’d be back to take care of his bill. Video from the restaurant's surveillance system captured Vanzant, but since then he's not been seen or heard from since.

On 02/20/23 local police publicly stated that they received information indicating Vanzant was now considered "At Risk" and are collaborating with outside agencies who are assisting following up on several tips and verifying new leads.

A family members stated she does not believe Vanzant has any money with him and if they could simply find his vehicle, they will be able to locate him.  As of this report, no sighting have been confirmed.

Vanzant is described as soft spoken, kind, and warm-hearted, the kind of guy you call need something.

Who to contact!
If you have any information on the whereabouts of Jacob Robert Vanzant, you are encouraged to contact the Lodi Police Department at 209-269-4833, ask for Detective Kaultz. Be sure to have the case number 23-1088 available as you will need it.

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