Michael Gordon II

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Left: Michael, circa 1986;
Right: Age-progression to age 24 (circa 2004)


Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: March 21, 1986 from Peekskill, New York
  • Classification: Family Abduction
  • Date of Birth: December 6, 1980
  • Age: 5 years old
  • Height and Weight: 4'0, 50 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: African-American male. Black hair, brown eyes. At the time of his 1986 disappearance, Michael had noticeably short front teeth.
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    Details of Disappearance

    Michael was last seen in Peekskill, New York on March 21, 1986. He was abducted by his non-custodial mother, Betty Gordon, and his non-custodial grandmother. Information about the grandmother is unavailable, but Betty's photograph and vital statistics are posted below this case summary. A felony warrant for custodial interference was issued for her on April 30, 1986. Michael remains missing; his case is unsolved.


    Betty Gordon
    Above: Betty Gordon

    Date of Birth: June 16, 1951
    Age: 34 years old
    Height and Weight: 5'9, 120 pounds
    Distinguishing Characteristics: African-American female. Black hair, brown eyes. Betty may use the alias names Betty Bady, Betty Jean Bady, and/or Betty Bady Gordon.


    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    Peekskill Police Department

    Westchester County District Attorney's Office


    Source Information
    The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children
    New York State Missing and Exploited Children Clearinghouse


    Updated 2 times since October 12, 2004.

    Last updated July 16, 2005.

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