Johnny Joe Shields
Shields, approximately 1988
Date reported missing : 12/14/1988
Missing location (approx) :
Carter Lake, Iowa
Missing classification : Endangered Missing
Gender : Male
DOB : 02/12/1956 (65)
Age at the time of disappearance: 32 years old
Height / Weight : 5'6, 160 pounds
Description, clothing, jewerly and more : A light blue down vest, a plaid flannel shirt, blue jeans and white Nike sneakers.
Distinguishing characteristics, birthmarks, tattoos : Caucasian male. Black hair, brown eyes.
Information on the case from local sources, may or may not be correct : Shields was last seen at the home he shared with his mother in Carter Lake, Iowa on December 14, 1988. He was heard leaving at approximately 2:00 a.m. the next day. He was reported missing on December 16. He has never been heard from again.
Shields left his pickup truck and all his belongings behind, and there hasn't been any activity on his bank account since his disappearance. He worked at a fish market in Omaha, Nebraska in 1988. Investigators suspect he was taken against his will.
Other information and links : ncy
Carter Lake Police Department
September 2021 updates and sources
Iowa Missing Person Information Clearinghouse
The Doe Network
Iowa Cold Cases
October 12, 2004. December 12, 2013; Description, clothing, jewerly and more : added, Information on the case from local sources, may or may not be correct : updated.