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Riccardo Rickey Bowers, 44, was reported missing to the Des Moines Police Department in Des Moines, Iowa, on May 15, 2001.
He was last seen wearing a white YMCA shirt and jeans and jumping into the Des Moines River near Locust Street.
At the time of his disappearance, Bowers was described as a 6-foot Black male with brown hair, brown eyes, and weighing 175 pounds.
Officials have classified his case status as “Endangered / Physical,” which refers to a person of any age who is missing under circumstances indicating his/her physical safety is in danger.
If you have any information regarding Riccardo Bowers’ unsolved disappearance, please contact Sgt. Darren Cornwell of the Des Moines Police Department at (515) 283-4811.