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Charles Elmquist, 34, went missing from Iowa City, Iowa, on November 16, 1979. His 1961 blue GMC van was located on November 17, 1979, parked in the University of Iowa Hydraulics Laboratory storage lot.
At the time of his disappearance, Charles was described as a 5-foot-10 white male weighing about 125 pounds. He has brown hair and blue eyes.
The Iowa Department of Public Safety lists his incident type as “Disabled,” which applies to a person of any age who is missing and under proven physical/mental disability or is senile, thereby subjecting him- or herself or others to personal and immediate danger.
If you have any information concerning Charles Elmquist’s whereabouts, please call the Iowa City Police Department at 319-356-5275 or the Missing Person Information Clearinghouse / Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation at 1-800-346-5507.