Alferov, approximately 2001
Date reported missing : 06/29/2001
Missing location (approx) :
Missing classification : Endangered Missing
Gender : Male
Age at the time of disappearance: 32 years old
Distinguishing characteristics, birthmarks, tattoos
: Caucasian male.
Information on the case from local sources, may or may not be correct : Alferov disappeared from Cincinnati, Ohio on June 29, 2001. In May 2007, his skeletal remains were found wrapped in a comforter on a roadside in Warren County, Ohio. The bones had been there so long that foliAge at the time of disappearance: had sprouted in between them. They were not identified until September 2009.
Testing using the DNA of Alferov's sister in Moscow confirmed the identification. Investigators believe Alferov died of blunt force trauma, and they think he knew his attacker. They stated they had a person of interest in Alferov's murder, but no arrests have yet been made.
Other information and links : ncy
September 2021 updates and sources
The Cincinnati Enquirer
Interactive Missing Person Search Map