• Missing Person Search - Photo 1
  • Missing Person Search - Photo 2
  • Missing Person Search - Photo 3
  • Missing Person Search - Photo 4
  • Missing Person Search - Photo 5

MissingPersonsSearches.com is the worlds largest missing person database with over 11,000 active missing persons cases. Search our site by last name, location, alphabetically, or using the search box above. We update this site on a daily basis and appreciate donations of any amount. To help please follow this link.

Latest Missing Person Video for elter-loaners-deshotel

Latest Missing Person Photos for Missing Elter Loaners Deshotel

Deshotel, circa 1988

Missing Since 05/15/1988

Missing From Oberlin, Louisiana

Classification Endangered Missing

Sex Male

Race White

Date of Birth Used 01/11/1934 (87)

Age 54 years old

Height and Weight 5'7, 175 pounds

Clothing/Jewelry Description A white t-shirt, blue jeans and tan leather work boots.

Distinguishing Characteristics Caucasian male. Gray hair, blue eyes. Deshotel's nickname is Jack. He has a one-inch scar on his right eyebrow.

Details of Disappearance
Deshotel was last seen leaving his residence on south River Road outside Oberlin, Louisiana on May 15, 1988. At 11:00 a.m., he left to pick huckleberries in the southeastern part of the West Bay Game Management Area, by Little Mill Creek, about two and a half miles from his home. He was carrying a white five-gallon bucket, a gallon jug of water and a yellow pocket knife, but no identification.

Deshotel never returned and has never been heard from again. His vehicle was found parked on the roadside at the location where he planned to go berry-picking. The circumstances of his disappearance are unclear.
Investigating Agency / Department

Allen Parish Sheriff's Office 337-639-4353

Additional missing person information


Interactive Search Map

  • USA

    USA Missing Persons

    Canada Missing Persons

    Australia Missing Persons
  • UK

    The worlds largest missing person database - bring them home today - USA Canada Australia and the UK