Charles Duane Gustafson

Charles Duane GustafsonCharles Duane Gustafson

MISSING SINCE: October 11, 2006 | MISSING FROM: Arlington, Wyoming

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  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Date of Birth: September 27, 1934
  • Age Missing: 72
  • Hair Color: Blonde/Brown, Graying
  • Eye Color: Blue
  • Height: 5'7"
  • Weight: 160 lbs.
  • Gender: Male
  • Race: Caucasian
  • Alias/Nickname: Charlie

Identifying Characteristics:

His hair is graying. He wears glasses with wire frames.  He has a small surgical scar on his face, crooked lower teeth, several fillings in teeth, and an overbite.


Brown hooded sweatshirt, blaze orange vest, charcoal gray pants, camouflage fanny pack, blaze orange hat, carrying a Winchester 30-06 rifle with camouflage green stock and blue metal barrel with 3 X 9 scope. Charles was also carrying a map, GPS, compass, shells, lunch, water, and a knife.  He was wearing a wedding ring and black Casio watch.


Charles was last seen at approximately 6:55 a.m. in the Medicine Bow National Forest, eight miles south of Arlington, Wyoming at the road junction of 111 and 129 in Carbon County. He was elk hunting with family members when they separated to hunt in different directions. Charles was to return to camp that evening but never arrived. His relatives fired three shots in the air when they realized he was missing, and heard three shots fired in return, but they could not locate Gustafson. He had been trained in wilderness survival when he was in the United States Air Force, but there has been no sign of him and his case remains unsolved.

Investigating Agencies:

  • Carbon County Sheriff's Department: 1-307-324-2776

Case Numbers:

  • Police Case #: 06-002613
  • NCIC Case #: M-436128137 

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