Anthony Steven Balthazar

Above: Balthazar, circa 1980


Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: March 24, 1980 from Santa Cruz, California
  • Classification: Missing
  • Date of Birth: August 9, 1956
  • Age: 23 years old
  • Height and Weight: 5'8, 140 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Hispanic male. Brown hair, hazel eyes. Balthazar may go by his middle name, Steven, or the nickname Steve.
  • Medical Conditions: Balthazar suffers from schizophrenia.
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    Details of Disappearance

    Balthazar was last seen in Santa Cruz, California on March 24, 1980. He wandered away from the grounds of a mental health facility and has never been heard from again. Few details are available in his case.


    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    Santa Cruz County Sheriff's Department


    Source Information
    California Attorney General's Office
    The "Adopted" Website
    The Santa Cruz Sentinel


    Updated 2 times since October 12, 2004.

    Last updated March 11, 2017; details of disappearance updated.

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