Robert Lee Vendrick

Missing Since: February 18, 2008
Missing From: Dana Point, California

Robert Lee Vendrick
Robert Lee Vendrick

  • Classification: Non-Family Abduction
  • Date of Birth: January 30, 1937
  • Age Missing: 71
  • Hair Color: Brown
  • Eye Color: Hazel
  • Height: 6'0"
  • Weight: 180 lbs.
  • Gender: Male
  • Race: Caucasian
Identifying Characteristics:

His hair is graying.


He suffers from diabetes and does not have his medicine with him.


Vendrick, a resident of Phoenix, Arizona, came to California on February 15, 2008, to meet an investment partner, Gary Shawkey.  He has never been seen again.  His personal belongings were found in his hotel room. In February of 2009, Shawkey was charged with Vendrick's murder. His remains have never been recovered.

Investigating Agencies:
  • Orange County Sheriff's Department: 1-714-628-7170
Case Numbers:
  • Police Case #: 08-019418
  • NCIC Case #: M-3730803200118
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