Reginald Jermaine Short
Short, approximately 2014
Date reported missing : 11/05/2014
Missing location (approx) :
Phenix City, Alabama
Missing classification : Endangered Missing
Gender : Male
Age at the time of disappearance: 40 years old
Height / Weight : 5'9, 150 pounds
Description, clothing, jewerly and more : A red shirt or a gray Alabama shirt, black or blue jeans and white sneakers.
Medical conditions : Short had suffered a head injury and possible seizure two days before his disappearance.
Distinguishing characteristics, birthmarks, tattoos
: African-American male. Black hair, brown eyes. Short's nickname is Reggie.
Information on the case from local sources, may or may not be correct : On November 3, 2014, two days before Short disappeared, he and his mother and older brother were in the process of moving to a new home in the 200 block of 12th Avenue in Phenix City, Alabama. During the move, Short fell down and began shaking, as if he was having a seizure.
After the fall, he had a large bump on his head and seemed disoriented at times, but he refused to seek medical attention. Two days later, he left the 12th Avenue residence, leaving the door open, and never returned. He has never been heard from again.
It's possible Short is suffering from memory loss and can't recall his identity or how to get home. His mother believes he may be homeless. His case remains unsolved.
Other information and links : ncy
Phenix City Police Department
September 2021 updates and sources
Alabama Law Enforcement Age at the time of disappearance: ncy Community Information Center
The Huntsville Times
October 12, 2004. January 27, 2016; .
Interactive Missing Person Search Map